Nicola Piper

Director of the Sydney Asia Pacific Migration Centre
Areas of expertise
Migrants' labour and social rights Regional governance of migration Gender and migration
Nicola Piper
Biography
Publications

Nicola Piper, a political sociologist, is Professor of International Migration at the University of Sydney and is Director of the Sydney Asia Pacific Migration Centre. Other appointments or roles held by her include Affiliate Professorial Fellows at the Arnold Bergstraesser Institute, Freiburg University/Germany, external adviser on migration research to the UN Research Institute for Social Development, Geneva, and co-founder and Vice-President of the Global Migration Policy Associates initiative. Nicola’s research focuses on international migration for work, migrants’ labour and social rights, the global and regional governance of migration, and gender and migration.

Economic migration and Australia in the 21st century
Analyses
Economic migration and Australia in the 21st century
This Analysis assesses the benefits and challenges of contemporary economic immigration in Australia. It argues that Australian governments have managed significant recent changes…
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