Schultz, Susanne U

Bielefeld University


Dr. Susanne U. Schultz is as a Project Manager at the Bertelsmann Stiftung, a German think tank, in “Making fair migration a reality,” where she focuses on aspects of legal migration, global skills partnerships and migration cooperation with a particular view on (West) African countries. She holds a PhD in Sociology from Bielefeld University on (forced) return migration and West Africa. Against the background of EU externalization of migratory policies into sub-Saharan Africa, it centers on post-deportation lives in Mali. She has published on deportation, masculinities, EU externalization, West African migration, training, and youth. From 2009 to 2013, she worked with the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Switzerland, Turkey, and Germany.