Dr Irina Kuznetsova is a Birmingham Fellow in the School of Geography Earth and Environmental Sciences. Her research expertise includes the areas of migration, forced displacement, health, and critical urbanism. Irina’s recent projects focus on social consequences of population displacement in Ukraine, Russia, Rwanda, Nigeria and Japan, including mental health and well-being supported by AHRC, British Academy, AMS and Wellcome Trust. She is also involved in an Horizon2020 project on the impact of migration on rural communities.