Koen Leurs

Assistant Professor in the Department of Media and Culture Studies

Utrecht University

Koen Leurs is Assistant Professor in Gender and Postcolonial studies at the Graduate Gender Program, Department of Media and Culture Studies at Utrecht University. He coordinates the Gender Studies and Postcolonial Studies minors, and currently coordinates Gender, Ethnicity and Cultural Criticism. He is a feminist internet researcher interested in multiculturalism, race, migration, diaspora and youth culture using mixed methods and ethnography. He is currently working on the NWO-Veni research project ‘Young connected migrants. Comparing digital practices of young asylum seekers and expatriates in the Netherlands’