Kjartan Sveinsson

Project participant

Kjartan Sveinsson is a post-doctoral researcher at the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, and holds a PhD is sociology from the London School of Economics. His research – based on fieldwork in England, Nigeria and Iceland – focuses on medical migration, with a particular interest in how transnational social spaces, (im)mobilities and racism impact on development and global health.
Kjartan sits on the editorial board of Identities: Global Studies in Culture and Power.