Areas of expertise
Migrant integration; qualitative policy research; integration indicators; migrant entrepreneurship; urban integration policies
German, English, Dutch
In addition to MPG’s management tasks, Alexander coordinates much of MPG’s research on integration and multi-level governance. Alexander is the EU Integration Expert of the European Web Site on Integration and the coordinator of the National Integration Evaluation Mechanism (NIEM). He coordinates MPG’s network on migrant entrepreneurship and represents MPG in the Urban Agenda for the EU.
Prior to joining MPG, Alexander gained 15 years’ experience supporting the City of Vienna on local diversity policies and EU-funded transnational projects. Alexander holds a Master’s degree in Political Science and Modern History from the University of Vienna.