Dr Myriam Cherti


Myriam is a senior researcher at the Centre on Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS), University of Oxford, working on a project about irregular migrants and control policies in the UK. She is an associate fellow of the Institute for Public Policy Research, where she was a senior research fellow for several years. Prior to that, she was a project coordinator at the Migrant and Refugee Communities Forum, where she led a national oral history project on the Moroccan diaspora in the UK. As part of this project she curated a national and international touring exhibition on British-Moroccans and the history of migration since the nineteenth century. Myriam also worked as a consultant and researcher on a number of European projects looking at the integration of ethnic minorities. She has also taught at the University of Sussex.