CV Vera-Larrucea (150 Kb)


Constanza Vera-Larrucea is currently an Ahlström & Terserus post-doc fellow at the Political Science in Stockholm University. She defended her dissertation “Citizenship by citizens” in the same institution.

Her research interests are citizenship, international migration and ethnic relations, dual citizens, immigrants ‘descendants, Turkish diaspora and integration policies in Europe.

Current project

Reconfiguring citizenship. The implications of being a dual citizen for people with immigrant background in Sweden. Reconfiguring citizenship. (222 Kb)



Vera-Larrucea, C. (2013) Citizenship by citizens: First generation nationals with Turkish ancestry on lived citizenship in Paris and Stockholm. Stockholm Studies in Politics 150. Stockholm: Department of Political Science, Stockholm University. Abstract: Citizenship by citizens (70 Kb)

International refereed journals

Vera-Larrucea, Constanza. “Dual Citizenship, Double Membership? : Membership and Belonging of Immigrants’ Descendants in France and Sweden”  Journal of International Migration & Integration , Spring2012, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p165-186, 22p. Publisher: Springer

Olsson, Erik; Lundqvist, Catarina; Osman, Ali; Vera-Larrucea, Constanza “Social Inclusion Matters Beyond National Borders” British Publishers, Science, Technology and Innovation, 2009

Contributions to books

Soehl, Thomas; Fibbi, Rosita; Vera-Larrucea, Constanza (2012) “Immigrant Daughters and the Labor Market” The Changing Face of World Cities: Young Adult Children of Immigrants in Europe and the United States, pp. 129-55, New York: Russell Sage Foundation

Punzenberger, Barbara; Fibbi, Rosita; Vera-Larrucea, Constanza; DeSipio, Louis; Mollenkopf, John; (2012) “Citizenship and Participation” In The Changing Face of World Cities: Young Adult Children of Immigrants in Europe and the United States. pp. 183-205, New York: Russell Sage Foundation

Schneider, Jens; Fokkema, Tineke; Matias, Raquel; Stojcic, Snezana; Ugrina, Dusan., Vera-Larrucea, Constanza (2012)“Identities: Urban belonging and Intercultural Relations” In The European Second Generation Compared: Does the Integration Context Matter? Crul, Maurice; Schneider, Jens; Lelie, Frans. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press

Westin, Charles; Bethoui, Alireza; and Vera-Larrucea, Constanza (2015) The position of second generation Turks in Sweden:  TIES report. IMISCOE, Amsterdam University Press

Conference Presentations (Selection)

Vera-Larrucea C. (2011) A subjective Side of Citizenship: The Case of Turks’ Descendants in France and Sweden. 6th ECPR General Conference Rejkjavik, 24-27 August, 2009.  

Vera-Larrucea, C. (2010) “Citizenship and integration: a bottom-up approach” TIES project Final Conference. Paris, 26-28 Maj 2010.

Vera-Larrucea, C. (2010) “Integration and citizenship: different perceptions for different contexts” Nordic Migration Conference IMER Malmö 25-27 August, 2010

Vera-Larrucea, C. (2009) “Dual citizenship, divided membership?” IMISCOE workshop “Implications of Migrant Citizenship Acquisition”, Malmö, 14-16 May, 2009

Vera-Larrucea, C. (2009). Migration and Identity conference at Kadir Has University, Istanbul,Turkey, 26-28 February 2009.

Scolarships and Awards

04-2015 Ahlströms & Terserus postdoc stipendiet 
09-12 2010 Widar Bagge stipendium
2007/2010 Marie-Curie Early Stage Researcher: Scholarship firsts three years as PhD student within the Research Training Networks of the Marie Curie Program. Awarded within the TIES (The Integration of the European Second Generation) project.
2002 Matricula de Honor Award: Prize to academic Excellence Pontifical University of Chile