Karin Schmidt Martinez

PhD fellow

Research group(s):
6. Migration and Development

Karin is a PhD Fellow at UNU-MERIT since 2022. Her research focuses on aspirations and school-to-work transitions of refugee youth in contexts of protracted displacement.

Karin has worked for over eight years with humanitarian agencies in the areas of child and adolescent education, participation and well-being in contexts of forced migration, primarily in the Middle East.