Susan Kneebone researches in the area of international migration, nationality and citizenship law, including refugees, statelessness, human trafficking, marriage migration and migrant workers, with particular reference to South East Asia. She has published widely in international journals including the Journal of Refugee Studies, the International Journal of Refugee Law, the Journal of Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law.
She has held visiting appointments at the Refugee Studies Centre, Oxford University; the Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore; Refugee Law Initiative, University of London and Centre for International Migration Studies, University of Montreal. She has organised a number of international workshops which have led to edited collections in leading international journals and is a partner on several international research projects on international and forced migration issues. She is frequently invited to contribute to international publications and to review international publications and research applications.