Jonathan Amoyaw

Dalhousie University, Canada

IZA World of Labor role


Current position

Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology, Dalhousie University, Canada

Research interest

(Im)migration, population health, youth and family, social transitions and trajectories


PhD (Sociology), Western University, 2016

Selected publications

  • "Becoming permanent: The transition characteristics of temporary foreign workers to permanent residents in Canada." International Migration 59 (2021): 8–24 (with M. Haan, Y. Yoshida, and N. Iciaszczyk).

  • "Transition to adulthood of refugee and immigrant children in Canada." Applied Psycholinguistics 41:6 (2020): 1465–1495 (with J. Amoyaw).

  • "Looking beyond labour market lntegration: Household conditions surrounding refugee children in Canada." In: Refugees in Canada and Germany: From Research to Policies and Practice. Mannheim, Germany: GESIS Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, 2020 (with J. Amoyaw).