Ben Gidley is a Senior Researcher at the Centre on
Migration, Policy & Society (COMPAS) at the University of Oxford.
His work has included ethnographic and policy-focused
research on contemporary urban multiculture, and historical research on Jewish
migrants in East London. His research
interests include the impact of new forms of diversity on local contexts in the
UK; both new and old forms of intolerance and conviviality; and the politics of
migrant citizenship and belonging, both today and historically.