Certificate in International Migration Studies
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Reynold Koslowski

Rey Koslowski is Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of the Master of International Affairs Program, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY).


He has held fellowships of the Transatlantic Academy at the German Marshall Fund, the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Princeton University and at Georgetown Universitys School of Foreign Service. Koslowski has published extensively on international migration politics and policy, notably as author of Migrants and Citizens: Demographic Change in the European States System (Cornell University Press, 2000); editor of Global Mobility Regimes (Palgrave Macmillan 2011); editor of International Migration and the Globalization of Domestic Politics (Routledge, 2005); co-editor (with David Kyle) of Global Human Smuggling: Comparative Perspectives, 2nd ed. (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011) and author of The Evolution of Border Controls as a Mechanism to Prevent Illegal Immigration (Migration Policy Institute 2011). Topics of recent articles include “Chinese Soft Power and Immigration Reform: Can Beijing’s Approach to Pursuing Global Talent and Maintaining Domestic Stability Succeed?” (with Sheng Ding), “Selective Migration Policy Models and Changing Realities of Implementation” and “Visa Policy, Security and Transatlantic Relations.”