Laurence Lessard-Phillips

Research interests

  • Perceptions, measurement, and dimensionality of immigrant adaptation;
  • Adaptation outcomes in national and comparative perspectives;
  • Ethnic inequalities in education and the labour market;
  • Use pf agent-based models to investigate issues linked to immigration and superdiversity;
  • Transnational behaviour across immigrant generations;
  • Social inequalities and social mobility


DPhil (Nuffield College, Oxon), Sociology

MSc (Nuffield College, Oxon), Sociology

BA (McGill University), Sociology (1st class honours), Minors in Political Science and Statistics