Rumbaut to deliver keynotes at up-coming international immigration conferences

Talks will highlight potential policy implications resulting from differing views on the “second generation”

Rubén Rumbaut, sociology professor, will be delivering the keynote address at the Universidad de Almería, Spain 13th Annual Immigration Conference. The international meeting will run from April 21-24, 2010 and focus on the topic of biculturalism and the second generation. In his talk, Rumbaut will discuss issues in current immigration research surrounding the conceptualization, measurement, and theorization of what and who the “second generation” of immigrants is, and how differing views can impact policy.  For more on the conference, please visit  Rumbaut is also scheduled to be the keynote speaker at the International Migration Conference at Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland this June.

Learn more about Rumbaut’s immigration research online.

Thursday, April 15, 2010