Harald Bauder is a professor at Ryerson University that specializes in notions of citizenship, inclusion and solidarity in the context of migration. Bauer is also the founding director of the Ryerson Centre for Immigration and Settlement (RCIS).

Ayse Caglar is a professor at University of Vienna, which contributes to the project with the knowledge about transnational migration and its dynamics, processes and actors.

Engin Isin is a professor at Unviersity of London in Paris and a former PI of large European projects on citizenship. Moreover, Isin is a chef editor of the international journal Citizenship Studies.

Margit Mayer is a professor of Comparative and North American Politics, and is a Senior Fellow at The Centre for Metropolitan Studies. Her focus lays on urban and social politics as well as social movements.