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Dr. Volha Vysotskaya

Volha Vysotskaya

Research scientist

Faculty or Centre Faculty of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences
Department Department of Geography and Spatial Planning
Postal Address Université du Luxembourg
Maison des Sciences Humaines
11, Porte des Sciences
L-4366 Esch-sur-Alzette
Campus Office MSH, E02 15-100
Email
Telephone (+352) 46 66 44 9266
Fax (+352) 46 66 44 39266

Volha Vysotskaya is a Post doctorate researcher at the Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning. She has previously studied Social Sciences in the field of Social Change, Population Dynamics, and the Life Course at the Bremen International Graduate School of social Sciences (BIGSSS), Germany. Her interests lie in research on youth transition, life course, mobility and migration. Since 2015 she is a post-doctorate researcher at the University of Luxembourg where she develops research and analyses policies with regard to migration, social cohesion and integration.

Research interests

  • Mobility and migration
  • Integration policies
  • Youth studies
  • Sociology of sports

Research projects

  • 2018 – currently: National Focal Point FRANET, funded by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
  • 2015 – 2018:  Mapping mobility – pathways, institutions and structural effects of youth mobility in Europe (MOVE), H2020 funded by the European Commission
  • 2016 – 2018: Sports at Work: Informal collective workout for the individual well-being (with Dr. Aude Kerivel), University of Luxembourg
  • 2011 – 2015: National Focal Point FRANET, funded by European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA), funded by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)

Last updated on: Wednesday, 09 January 2019

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In press

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See detailLearning in transition: Erasmus+ as an opportunity for internationalization
Samuk, Sahizer; Nienaber, Birte; Kmiotek, Emilia Alicja; Vysotskaya, Volha; Skrobanek, Jan; Ardic, Tuba; Pavlova, Irina; Marinescu, Daniela Elena; Muresan, Laura

in Cairns, David (Ed.) The Palgrave Handbook of Youth Mobility (in press)

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2020

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See detailChallenging youth unemployment through international mobility
Nienaber, Birte; Manafi, Ioana; Vysotskaya, Volha; Roman, Monica; Marinescu, Daniela

in Journal of Social and Economic Statistics (2020), 9(1), 5-27

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See detailAgency and Structure Revisited with Youth Responses to Gendered (Spatial) Mobilities in the EU
Samuk, Sahizer; Schlimbach, Tabea; Kmiotek-Meier, Emilia Alicja; Diaz, Laura; Vysotskaya, Volha; Nienaber, Birte; Roman, Monica; Muresan, Laura; Manafi, Ioana; Däubler, Markus

in Border Crossings (2020), 10

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See detailCoronavirus pandemic in the EU – Fundamental Rights Implications in Luxembourg -July2020
Vukovich, Lilla; Vysotskaya, Volha; Nienaber, Birte

Report (2020)

See detailBreak and share : l’exemple d’un groupe sportif informel dans une organisation bureaucratique
Vysotskaya, Volha; Kerivel, Aude

in Pierre, Julien; Pichot, Lillian (Eds.) Le sport au travail - Bien-être & management (2020)

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See detailCoronavirus pandemic in the EU – Fundamental Rights Implications -June 2020- Luxembourg
Vysotskaya, Volha; Vukovich, Lilla; Nienaber, Birte

Report (2020)

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See detailFranet National contribution to the Fundamental Rights Report 2020 - Luxembourg
Vysotskaya, Volha; Vukovich, Lilla; Sommarribas, Adolfo; Nienaber, Birte

Report (2020)

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2019

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See detailWhy is it so hard? And for whom? Obstacles to intra-European mobility
Kmiotek-Meier, Emilia Alicja; Skrobanek, Jan; Nienaber, Birte; Vysotskaya, Volha; Samuk, Sahizer; Ardic, Tuba; Pavlova, Irina; Dabasi-Halázs, Zsuzsanna; Diaz, Celia; Bissinger, Jutta; Schlimbach, Tabea; Horvath, Klaudia

in Migration Letters (2019)

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See detailIntroduction to Special Issue for Migration Letters: Inequalities and Youth Mobilities in Europe from Comparative Perspectives
Samuk, Sahizer; Kmiotek-Meier, Emilia Alicja; Nienaber, Birte; Vysotskaya, Volha

in Migration Letters (2019), 16(1), 1-14

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See detailCapturing agency in different educational settings: A comparative study on youth perceptions of mobility-framing structures
Schlimbach, Tabea; Skrobanek, Jan; Kmiotek-Meier, Emilia Alicja; Vysotskaya, Volha

in Migration Letters (2019)

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See detailFuturistic Project Becoming a Reality: Self-Driving Cars in Luxembourg
Vukovich, Lilla; Vysotskaya, Volha

E-print/Working paper (2019)

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See detailTo be or not to be: How the Luxembourgish government is preparing for Brexit
Vysotskaya, Volha; Vukovich, Lilla; Bissinger, Jutta; Sommarribas, Adolfo; Nienaber, Birte

E-print/Working paper (2019)

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2018

See detailRunning together to explore the city: How foreigners discover the city through experiences of a sports group
Kerivel, Aude; Vysotskaya, Volha

in Fuchs, Julien; Vivier, Christian (Eds.) Dossier spécial « La ville et le sport » (2018)

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See detailYouth Mobility – experiencing (un)certainties
Kmiotek-Meier, Emilia Alicja; Vysotskaya, Volha

Scientific Conference (2018, March 19)

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See detailYouth on the MOVE?
Nienaber, Birte; Bissinger, Jutta; Kmiotek-Meier, Emilia Alicja; Samuk, Sahizer; Vysotskaya, Volha

Conference given outside the academic context (2018)

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See detailMapping mobility – pathways, institutions and structural effects of youth mobility in Europe - MOVE results
Nienaber, Birte; Vysotskaya, Volha; Samuk, Sahizer

Scientific Conference (2018, March 07)

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See detailMapping mobility – pathways, institutions and structural effects of youth mobility, Final Public Project Report
Samuk, Sahizer; Nienaber, Birte; Bissinger, Jutta; Vysotskaya, Volha

Report (2018)

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See detailUnderstanding and conceptualizing youth mobility. A perspective of young people at the threshold to employment
Vysotskaya, Volha; Kmiotek-Meier, Emilia Alicja; Hemming, Karen; Schlimbach, Tabea; Nienaber, Birte; Dabasi-Halász, Zsuzsanna; Horváth, Klaudia; Skrobanek, Jan; Ardic, Tuba; Pavlova, Irina

Presentation (2018, March 08)

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2017

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See detailWhy do young working people find Luxembourg attractive? Internatonalisation and youth mobility in Europe
Nienaber, Birte; Vysotskaya, Volha; Kmiotek-Meier, Emilia Alicja

Article for general public (2017)

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See detailMigrants and their Descendants: Social Inclusion and Participation in Society
Vysotskaya, Volha; Fernandes Neves, Catia; Ramires Campino, Ana Rita; Muller, Marc

Report (2017)

See detailTransnationalisation of Sports: A Middle class value across borders
Vysotskaya, Volha; Kerivel, Aude

Presentation (2017, July)

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See detailDoing Exercise Every Day at Work: Individual Goals through Collective Achievement
Vysotskaya, Volha; Kerivel, Aude

in International Journal of Sport and Society (2017), 8(4),

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2016

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See detailVom Umgang mit (Un-)Sicherheit Mobilitätserfahrungen junger Menschen
Karl, Ute; Kmiotek-Meier, Emilia Alicja; Vysotskaya, Volha

Article for general public (2016)

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See detailYoung employment mobility: how young Europeans land on jobs
Skrobanek, Jan; Ardic, Tuba; Vysotskaya, Volha

Presentation (2016, September 02)

See detailInformal Group Workout for Individual Wellbeing
Vysotskaya, Volha; Kerivel, Aude

Presentation (2016)

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See detailWhat borders do young mobile Europeans perceive in Europe? Constructions of mobile young people
Vysotskaya, Volha; Kmiotek-Meier, Emilia Alicja; Karl, Ute

Presentation (2016, October 05)

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2015

See detailGermany for the Ambitious: Everyday Life of Russian Professionals in a Research Center in Jülich
Vysotskaya, Volha

in Meier, Lars (Ed.) Migrant Professionals in the City Local Encounters, Identities and Inequalities (2015)

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2014

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2013

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See detailLove as a Fictitious Commodity: Gift-for-Sex Barters as Contractual Carriers of Intimacy
Swader, Christopher; Strelkova, Olga; Sutormina, Alena; Syomina, Viktoria; Vysotskaya, Volha; Fedorova, Irene

in Sexuality & Culture (2013), 17

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