Chercheuse, Haute école spécialisée de Suisse occidentale (HES-SO)
Lisa Marie Borrelli works as Post-Doctoral researcher within the Swiss National Science Foundation funded ‘National Competence Centre for Research’ (nccr – on the move), based at the University of Neuchâtel and the HES-SO Valais in Sierre, Switzerland. Her research focuses on the intersection of migration law, social policies and welfare rights and is especially interested in how social assistance and integration requirements become measures of exclusion for foreign nationals throughout the European context. She further works on street-level bureaucracy, emotions and street-level practices within European migration regimes.
Welfare expenditures are a contested field, not just politically but also in public discourse. This hotly debated theme includes expressions of support for those in need, discussions on attempts to control social benefits,...