Stefan Rother

University of Freiburg, Germany

Stefan Rother is a researcher and lecturer at the Arnold-Bergstraesser Institute for Socio-Cultural Research at the University of Freiburg, Germany. From 2021 to 2023 he acts as Professor pro tempore for migration, flight and social mobility at the Bundeswehr University Munich.

His research focus is migration, global governance, social movements, regional integration and non-/post-Western theories of international relations. He has conducted extensive fieldwork in Southeast Asia, and participant observation at global governance fora and civil society parallel and counter-events at the UN, ILO, ASEAN and WTO-level.

His latest monographs include:

Global Migration Governance from Below. Actors, Spaces, Discourses

Democratization through Migration: Political Remittances and Participation of Philippine Return Migrants (with Christl Kessler).





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