Mieke Schrooten is Assistant Professor affiliated with the Centre for Research on Environmental and Social Change (CRESC) and the Master of Social Work. In her research and teaching, she focuses mainly on issues of (trans)migration and mobility, transnational social work and informal social work practices, diversity and hidden homelessness.
She is the PI of the research projects ‘Urban social work with transmigrants’ (2013-2015), ‘Border-crossing social work’ (2017-2019), ‘Urban diversities: Challenges for social work’ (2019-2021) and ‘Hidden homelessness in the Brussels Capital Region’ (2019-2022). Mieke Schrooten is also a member of the board of Samenlevingsopbouw Antwerpen Provincie.
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