Marc Helbling is full professor at the Department of Sociology and the Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES) at the University of Mannheim. Previously, he was a full professor at the Department of Political Science at the University of Bamberg and head of the Emmy-Noether research group ‘Immigration Policies in Comparison’ (IMPIC) at WZB Berlin Social Science Center. He is currently an associate editor of the International Migration Review and the Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies.
He was a visiting lecturer at the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University and a visiting scholar at Harvard University, New York University, the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence and the City University of New York (CUNY). He spent shorter research stays, among others, at Oxford University, the University of Sydney and at McGill University.
He works on immigration and citizenship policies, xenophobia/
He studied political science at the University of Lausanne and at the Institut d’Etudes Politiques in Paris. He holds a PhD in political science from the University of Zurich.
|01/21 – present||Member, Expert Council on Integration and Migration, Berlin|
|08/20 – present||Full professor of sociology of migration and integration (W3), University of Mannheim, Department of Sociology and Mannheim Center for European Social Research|
|05/16 – present||Research Fellow, WZB Berlin Social Science Center|
|04/15 – 07/20||Full professor of political sociology (W3), University of Bamberg, Department of Political Science|
|05/11 – 04/16||Head of Emmy-Noether research group Immigration Policies in Comparison (IMPIC), WZB Berlin Social Science Center|
|02/14 – 05/14||Lecturer, University of Lucerne, Department for Political Science|
|06/10 – 06/15||Elected member of The Young Academy at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities and the National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina|
|02/09 – 04/11||Senior Researcher, WZB Berlin Social Science Center, research unit 'Migration, Integration und Transnationlization'|
|12/02 – 01/09||Lecturer (07 – 09)/ researcher and teaching assistant (02 – 07), University of Zurich, Center of Comparative and National Studies|
|02/02 – 11/02||Research assistant, University of Lausanne, Department for Political and International Studies|