EAC Thesis Award Juror Profile: Sarah Kunz

Sarah Kunz is a Leverhulme Early Career Fellow at the School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies at the University of Bristol in the UK. She obtained her PhD in Human Geography from University College London and previously studied Sociology in the UK, the Netherlands and the US. Her research focuses on privileged forms of mobility and migration, the politics of migration categories and belonging, the relationship between mobility, coloniality and racism, and the role of elites and their intermediaries. At present, she is writing a book on the postcolonial history and politics of the category expatriate, to be published with Manchester University Press in 2022, and is conducting research into investment migration programmes in the UK, Europe and the Caribbean.