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Miguel González-Leonardo

Research Scholar

Multidimensional Demographic Modeling Research Group

Population and Just Societies


Miguel Gonzalez-Leonardo is a research scholar in the Multidimensional Demographic Modeling Research Group of the IIASA Population and Just Societies Program where he works on the European projects 'Quantify Migration Scenarios for Better Policy' and 'Future Migration Scenarios for Europe'. His research focuses on internal migration, human capital mobility, and population decline.

Prior to joining IIASA, he was a pre-doctoral researcher at the Centre for Demographic Studies (CED) in Spain with an FI competitive grant. He also worked as a research assistant and adjunct professor in the Department of Geography at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB), Spain.

Gonzalez-Leonardo holds a PhD in Demography from the CED and UAB and participated in the European Doctoral School of Demography (EDSD) from 2019 to 2020. During his doctoral studies, he was involved in one European and three Spanish projects. He also participated in research stays at the Laboratory of Digital and Computational Demography of the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR) in Germany and at the Geographic Data Science Lab of the Department of Geography and Planning at the University of Liverpool in the UK.

Last update: 11 APR 2022