Securitisation of Migrant Integration 
Lessons from the US and UK

Tariq Modood

Tariq Modood is Professor of Sociology, Politics and Public Policy at the University of Bristol and is also the founding Director of the Centre for the Study of Ethnicity and Citizenship. He is a regular contributor to the media and policy debates in Britain. He was awarded a MBE for services to social sciences and ethnic relations in 2001 and was elected a member of the Academy of Social Sciences in 2004. He served on the Commission on the Future of Multi-Ethnic Britain, the IPPR Commission on National Security and on the National Equality Panel, which reported to the UK Deputy Prime Minister in 2010, and is currently a Steering Group Member of the Woolf Institute Commission on Religion and Belief in British Public Life.  He has led many research projects on ethnic minorities and Muslims, having held over 40 grants and consultancies and has over 30 (co-)authored and (co-)edited books and reports and over 150 articles or chapters in political philosophy, sociology and public policy. His latest books include Multiculturalism: A Civic Idea (2nd ed; 2013), Still Not Easy Being British (2010); and as co-editor  Secularism, Religion and Multicultural Citizenship (2009),  Global Migration, Ethnicity and Britishness (2011), European Multiculturalisms (2012), Tolerance, Intolerance and Respect (2013) and Religion in a Liberal State (2013).  His website is 

​He has an autobiographical interview at