Dr. Melina Breitegger
- Position: Researcher and Project Manager at SYNYO GmbH
- Categories: Integration and Inclusion
- Skill level: Professional
- Languages: English German
Melina Breitegger works as a researcher and project manager of national and EU-funded projects in the field of migration research. In the PERCEPTIONS project, Ms Breitegger is managing platform development, content creation and integration.
Melina Breitegger is the coordinator of the Migration Ties project, which investigates transnational ties and milieu-affiliation of 1st and 2nd generation migrants living in Austria. She currently works as communication and dissemination lead in EU-funded innovation actions MIICT and MICADO that develop ICT tools for public administrations, NGOs and migrants which support social integration of migrants in host countries. Previously, she worked on the CHAMPIONS project, which established local working groups to tackle polarization and radicalization in Europe.
Ms Breitegger holds a PhD in International Relations from the University of Stellenbosch. She completed her Master’s degree in Political Science, a Magister degree in Social Anthropology and a Bachelors degree in Communication at the University of Vienna.
SYNYO GmbH is a research and innovation company located in Vienna, Austria. SYNYO explores and develops novel methods, technologies and solutions in various domains tackling societal, political, ecological and economical challenges. SYNYO analyses the impact of emerging technologies from different angles and from an interdisciplinary perspective....Tag1 Tag2