Polly Pallister-Wilkins

Polly Pallister-Wilkins is a political geographer and associate professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Amsterdam, with a PhD from SOAS, University of London. She specialises in the intersections of humanitarian intervention, border controls and mobility injustice working on what she terms ‘humanitarian borderwork’ with a regional focus on Greece and the Mediterranean.

She is the author of Humanitarian Borders: Unequal Mobility and Saving Lives published by Verso, numerous journal articles, and a member of the Geopolitics editorial team.