Mag. Dr.

Ursula Reeger

Senior researcher

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Mag. Dr. Ursula Reeger has been a researcher at the ISR since 1989. She studied geography (spatial research and regional planning) at the University of Vienna and received her PhD in geography in 1999. Her research interests include international migration (European East-West migration, intra-EU mobility, immigration from outside the EU), integration (e. g. on the labour and the housing market), interethnic relations on the local level, attitudes towards migration and their formation, migrant entrepreneurship, urban development and governance of migrant integration. She has published on these subjects in a wide range of academic journals and books. Due to her participation in several large-scale international research project she is well embedded into the European scientific community. 

Research Areas

  • Migration and urban development
  • Governance of migrant integration
  • Migrant entrepreneurship
  • Attitudes towards migration and integration

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