Mara Junge is a research assistant at the SFB-Project B04 "Causes of Inclusion and Exclusion: Immigrant Welfare Rights in Global Comparison", writing a dissertation on civil society actors in the field of social rights of immigrants in Switzerland and Great Britain.
In her professional career and her studies of political science at the Free University of Berlin, as well as the double master "European Master in Labour Studies and Social Policy" at the University of Bremen and the University of Milan, her focus was mainly on the social and labor situation of migrants in transnational contexts, as well as political theory and economics.
Welfare state and labor market research
Social rights of migrants from a comparative and global perspective
Trade union research with a focus on the relationship between trade unions and migration
Methods of qualitative social research
Political theory and political economy, with a focus on the economic dynamics of the welfare state and migration regimes