Witold Klaus is a Professor at the Institute of Law Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences where he holds the position of Head of the Department of Criminology. He is also a researcher in the Centre of Migration Studies at Warsaw University.
The research aim of the project is to develop knowledge in Poland and the United Kingdom about the pre- and post-deportation experiences of EU nationals. It will focus on experiences of Polish migrants removed from the UK, because of being perceived by the British society and government as ‘unwelcome’. This group consist, inter alia, of post-sentence deportees and those removed under European Arrest Warrants. The research will be carried out in co-operation with Dr Agnieszka Martynowicz from Edge Hill University.