Marie McAuliffe is the head of the migration policy research division at the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Geneva, and has almost two decades of experience in migration research, policy and practice. She is a senior fellow at the Global Migration Centre at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva, and a visiting scholar at the Population Institute at Hacettepe University in Ankara. Marie co-convenes IOM’s Migration Research Leaders’ Syndicate in support of the 2018 Global Compact for Migration. She is currently co-editing IOM’s next World Migration Report (with Martin Ruhs) and is on the editorial board of the scientific journal International Migration. For three years (2012–2014), Marie directed the Australian irregular migration research program. In late 2014, she was awarded a Sir Roland Wilson scholarship to complete her doctoral research at the ANU School of Demography. Marie is on leave from the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.