Laura Moroşanu is Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Sussex. She is also a member of the Sussex Centre for Migration Research and Associate Editor of the Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies. Laura has expertise in migration and ethnicity, with a focus on East European migrants’ everyday integration in the UK. Prior to joining Sussex in 2012, she completed a PhD in Sociology at the University of Bristol. Her doctoral thesis examined the social ties of young Romanian migrants in London, including a critical exploration of the role of ethnicity.