DR. DITA VOGEL
Dr. Dita Vogel works as senior researcher at the University of Bremen in the area of Intercultural Education since 2012, and as consultant and trainer in the Network Migration in Europe e.V. since 2011, realising projects on behalf of international, European, national and local organisations.
Vogel has published numerous studies and articles on political, economic and social issues concerning migration in a comparative perspective, particularly on migration control, irregular migration, German migration policy and on civic participation of immigrants.
She holds a diploma in economics (University of Cologne) and published her doctoral thesis on the fiscal impact of immigration in 1996. Previously, she held research and teaching positions at the University of Bremen (1989-1997), the University of Oldenburg (1998-2007) and the Hamburg Institute of International Economics (2007-2010) where she is still associated researcher. Vogel is coordinator and editor of the Database on Irregular Migration.