Events

Events

[Apr 15-17, 2019]  Sonja Scheuring presented a presentation on " The Effect of Fixed-Term Employment on Well-Being: Disentangling the Micro-Mechanisms and the Moderating Role of Social Cohesion " at the  4th International ESS Conference  of GESIS at the University of Mannheim, Germany.

[12 April 2019] Professor Michael Gebel gives a presentation on "The effects of education-to-work transitions on youth's psychological well-being in Taiwan" at the 7th Conference of Taiwan's Youth Project at the Institute of Sociology at Academia Sinica in Taipei.

[5 April 2019] Professor Michael Gebel gave a keynote on "The Role of Temporary Employment in the Early Career: A Research Agenda" at the 1st Meeting of the IAB-UCL Anglo German Early Career Quantitative Education Researchers' Network at IAB Nuremberg.

[Apr 1-5, 2019]  Sonja Scheuring participated in InGRID-2 Spring School on  "Vulnerable Groups on the Labor Market"  and held a presentation on " Temporary Employment and Subjective Well-Being: Empirically Testing the Latent Deprivation Model within and across European Countries at the University of Amsterdam, Netherlands.

[Mar 21 - 23, 2019] Sophia Fauser gave a presentation on "The Effect of Temporary Employment on Cumulative Wages: A Sequence Analysis with the SOEP", ISA RC28 Spring Meeting in Frankfurt, Germany

[Mar 21 - 23, 2019]  Dr. Jonathan Latner gave a presentation on "Escaping poverty: Good jobs or good contracts?", ISA RC28 Spring Meeting in Frankfurt, Germany

[Mar 21, 2019] Prof. dr. Michael Gebel acted as a reviewer for the H2020 research project EduMAP for the Research Executive Agency (REA) of the European Commission in Brussels.

[Mar 7-8, 2019]  Sonja Scheuring gave a presentation on "The Gendered Selection into Temporary Employment Across European Countries: Does the Male Breadwinner Norm Matter?" at the " 6th European User Conference " in Mannheim.

[Mar 7-8, 2019]  Sophia Fauser held a talk on "Career Outcomes of Temporary Employment: Disentangling Functions of Screening, Entry Port and Entrapment" at the " 6th European User Conference " in Mannheim.

[Mar 7-8, 2019]  Dr. Jonathan Latner presented a presentation on "The Changing Demographic Risk of Temporary Empoyment: A Comparative Study of European Countries" at the " 6th European User Conference " in Mannheim.

[Feb. 25-Mar 1, 2019] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel and Jonas Voßemer held a lecture and an exercise course as part of the Advanced Data Analysis Course "Methods of Modern Causal Analysis Based on Observational Data" at the ECPR Winter School in Bamberg.

[Feb 8, 2019] Prof. dr. Michael Gebel presented a presentation on "The transition from education to work and youths well-being. Evidence from German panel data" at the 2nd General Meeting of the COST Action CA17114 YOUNG-IN in Thessaloniki.

[Dec 12, 2018] Prof. dr. Michael Gebel presented a presentation on "The effect of temporary employment on subjective well-being in the early career" at the Research Colloquium of the Department of Sociology at the University of Kaiserslautern.

[Dec 5-6, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "The labor market returns to education: Evidence from the German National Education Panel Study (NEPS)" at the International Conference on Survey Research on Youth at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) in Al Ain.

[Dec 4, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a public lecture on "The labor market returns to education in international comparison" at the Department of Sociology at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) in Al Ain.

[Nov 28-30, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a workshop on "Introduction to method of modern causal analysis" at the GESIS-Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences in Cologne.

[Nov 15+22 + Dec 13, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a workshop on "Applied panel data analysis" and individual consultations with PhD students at the GradAB at IAB in Nuremberg.

[Nov 15, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a workshop on "Applied panel data analysis" at the GradAB at IAB in Nuremberg.
[Nov 7-8, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a workshop on "Multilevel analyis using comparative microdata" at the GESIS-Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences in Mannheim.

[Nov 6, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel acted as a reviewer for the monitoring of the collaborative research project ENLIVEN funded by the European Commission Horizon-2020 Programme in Brussels.

[Oct 30-31, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a workshop on "Introduction to methods of modern causal analysis" at the Deutsches Institut für Erwachsenenbildung -Leibniz-Zentrum für Lebenslanges Lernen (DIE) in Bonn.

[Oct 3, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "The institutional setting of the German VET system and its implications for the functions .of education systems" at the seminar on education systems at National Chengchi University Taipei in Taipei.

[Sep 26, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "The transition from education to work and youths’ well-being: Insights from longitudinal data" at the Graduate Seminar, Department of Sociology, National Taipei University in Taipei.

[Sep 25, 2018] Dr. Peter Valet held a presentation on "Neue Ungleichheiten im öffentlichen Sektor: Wie haben die Reformen öffentlicher Organisationen die wahrgenommene Arbeitsbelastung und Jobsicherheit von Beschäftigten verändert?" at the 39th Congress of the German Sociological Society (DGS) in Göttingen.

[Sep 14, 2018] Dr. Peter Valet held a presentation on "Validating survey data using administrative records and vice versa?" at the LINOS-2 Conference in Berlin.

[Sep 12-Oct 15, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel was visiting scholar at the Institute of Sociology of the Academia Sinica in Taipei.

[Jul 23-27, 2018] Jonas Voßemer and Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a lecture and an exercise course on "Regression analysis with Stata" at the GESIS-Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences in Cologne.

[Jul 21, 2018] Paul Löwe held a presentation on "The public sector and fertility. Does a public sector job matter? The influence of the job situation on family formation in East and West Germany" at the XIX ISA World Congress of Sociology in Toronto, Canada.

[Jul 20, 2018] Jonas Voßemer and Stefanie Heyne received the Joachim R. Frick Memorial Price 2018, Second Price for their presentation on "The effects of unemployment on couples' division of labor" at the 2018 13th International German Socio-Economic Panel User Conference at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy for Sciences in Berlin.

[Jul 19, 2018] Paul Löwe held a presentation on "Is it still a lifetime relationship? The job stability of public sector labor market entrants in Germany in times of reforms, privatization and new public management - A cohort perspective" at the XIX ISA World Congress of Sociology in Toronto, Canada.

[Jul 18, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "Causal analysis using longitudinal data" at the School of Big Data Management at Soochow University in Taipei.

[Jul 16-20, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a workshop on "Methods of modern causal analysis based on observational data" at the 2018 Workshop on Quantitative Methods and Sociological Research at Academia Sinica in Taipei.

[July 12-14, 2018] Eliza Mandieva  attended Seminar Series „Sustainable Development: Regional and Interregional Cooperation in Central Asia“ and held presentation on the „Perception of Chinese Development Finance in Central Asian Countries (especially youth) and Sustainability of Projects implemented within Belt and Road Initiative“ at the German-Kazakh University in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

[Jul 13, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "School-to-work transition and first marriage in the Caucasus and Central Asia" at the Asian Population Association (APA) Conference in Shanghai.

[June 28-29, 2018] Paul Löwe held a presentation on "The public sector and fertility. Does a public sector job matter? The influence of the job situation on family formation in East and West Germany" at the 6th International pairfam Conference in Panel Data Methods in Munich, Germany.

[June 16, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on “The transition from education to work and youths’ well-being: Evidence from German panel data” and chaired the Endowed Session of the Daniel Shek - Wofoo Foundation on "Advancement of Adolescent Quality of Life Research" at the ISQOLS Conference "Promotion of Quality of Life in the Changing World" in Hong Kong.

[June 2-5, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel participated at the EXCEPT Coordinator Meeting in Thessaloniki.

[May 30 – June 6, 2018]  Eliza Mandieva attended the Global Innovation Lab UNLEASH 2018 for the UN Sustainable Goals and worked on Goal 4: Quality Education in Singapore.

[May 27, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "Education effects on the school-to-work transition: Evidence from 23 low and middle income countries" at the ISA-RC28 Conference "Rethinking Social Inequality in a globalizing World" in Seoul.

[May 18-19, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on “School-to-work transition and first marriage in the Caucasus and Central Asia” and chaired the session on "Labour force" at the ISA-RC06/41 Conference "Changing Demography - Changing Families" in Singapore.

[May 17-19, 2018] Paul Löwe presented on "The public sector and fertility. Does a public sector job matter? The influence of the job situation on family formation in East and West Germany" at the Joint Conference for RC06 and RC41 on "Changing Demography, Changing Families" at the Mandarin Orchard, Singapore.

[Apr 23, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel acted as a reviewer for the monitoring of an action of the European Commission Horizon-2020 Programme in Brussels.

[Apr 16-18, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel presented on "Opportunities and barriers at the transition from education to work. A comparative youth study in Azerbaijan, Georgia and Tajikistan." at the Status Symposium of the Volkswagen Foundation in Almaty.

[April 16, 2018] Eliza Mandieva held a poster presentation on „Informal Employment in the Caucasus and Central Asia Region: Determinants of Informal Employment at Micro-Level“ at the Status Symposium of the Volkswagen Foundation in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

[Apr 13-14, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel acted as a session chair and discussant at EXCEPT edited volume workshop in Catania.

[Apr 4, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held an invited keynote on "Zunehmende Instabilität von Erwerbsverläufen? Empirischer Forschungsstand und Perspektiven" at the 1st Congress of the Akademie für Soziologie in Munich.

[Mar 26-27, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel acted as a discussant at the joint doctoral conference of the University of Trento, Tilburg University and University of Bamberg in Trento.

[Mar 23, 2018] Paul Löwe held a presentation on "What can we learn from the public sector in Germany regarding fertility? at the ECSR, Collegio Carlo Alberto and NASP Joint Spring School on "Work, Employment and Inequality" at the Collegio Carlo Alberto, Turin, Italy.

[Mar 19-23, 2018] Paul Löwe participated at the ECSR, Collegio Carlo Alberto and NASP Joint Spring School on "Work, Employment and Inequality" at the Collegio Carlo Alberto, Turin, Italy.

[Mar 15, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel presented on "Well-being and health" at the 2nd review meeting of the EU-Horizon-2020 EXCEPT Project in Brussels.

[Mar 14, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel acted as a panellist in the panel "Policy perspectives: What can we do?" at the final dissemination conference of the EU-Horizon-2020 EXCEPT Project in Brussels.

[Mar 5-9, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a lecture and an exercise course as part of the Advanced Data Analysis Course "Methods of modern causal analysis based on observational data" at the ECPR Winter School in Bamberg.

[Feb. 28 – March 1, 2018] Eliza Mandieva participated at the MQIC International Conference and attended following courses, Qualitative Text Analysis (Prof. Kuckartz) as well as Mixed Methods Design in a Challenging World Context (Prof. Mertens) in Berlin.

[Feb 21, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel participated as an international expert at the expert meeting on "Indicators of labour market segmentation and policies to combat it" at Eurofound in Dublin.

[Jan, 26, 2018] Paul Löwe participated at the course "Meet the data: Beziehungs- und Familienpanel (pairfam)" at the GESIS-Leibniz-Institut for Social Sciences in Mannheim, Germany.

[Jan 18-19, 2018] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel  held a presentation on "Youth unemployment in Europe: Evidence from multilevel analyses using EU-LFS microdata" at the IPUMS/CED-InGRID Data Forum on the Harmonization and Uses of  European Microdata in Barcelona.

[Dec 14, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel participated as an international expert at the expert meeting on "Employment status and job quality" at Eurofound in Dublin.

[Nov 27, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "The research perspective on the EU-LFS: Comparative research on youth labor markets" at CESSDA-GESIS Workshop on „Working with European Union Labor Force Survey (EU-LFS)“ in Mannheim.

[Nov 15-17, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a workshop on "Einführung in Methoden der modernen Kausalanalyse" at the GESIS-Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences in Cologne.

[Nov 10, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "Chances and barriers for young women’s transition from education to work in the Caucasus and Central Asia" at the conference “Labour market uncertainties for youth and young adults” of the Asian Research Institute at the National University of Singapore.

[Nov 2, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "School-to-work transition and first marriage in the Caucasus and Central Asia" at the IUSSP International Population Conference in Cape Town.

[Oct 25, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "How can surveys help youth policy?" at the roundtable stakeholder workshop of b'huth (Dubai Public Policy Center) and United Arab Emirates University in Dubai.

[Oct 24, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel participated as an international expert at the workshop on the Emirati Youth Survey at the United Arab Emirates University in Al Ain.

[Oct 19-22, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel and Eliza Mandieva organized the 3rd workshop of the TEW-CCA project (17 participants from 6 countries) in Tbilisi, Georgia.

[Sep 29- 30, 2017] Paul Löwe held a presentation on "Does it really last for a lifetime? - Job stability of public sector labor market entrants in Germany. Transitions out of the first job" at the 3rd TREE Conference "International Conference on Transitions in Youth, Young Adulthood and Beyond" at the University of Bern, Schwitzerland.

[Sep. 21-24, 2017] Eliza Mandieva has participated in the International Summer School „Regional Cooperation – Approaches from Central Asia and Europe“ within the framework of the international project „Between Stability and Transformation: Regional and Transnational Cooperation in Central Asia and between Central Asia and Europe“ supported by Volkswagen Foundation and OSCE Academy in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

[Sep 22, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "School-to-work transition and first marriage in the Caucasus and Central Asia" at the Institute of Sociology of the Academia Sinica in Taipei.

[Sep 5-Oct 6, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel was visiting scholar at the Institute of Sociology of the Academia Sinica in Taipei.

[Aug 26-30, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel, Christoph Schlee and Jonas Voßemer participated and presented research and policy findings at the workshop of the EU-Horizon-2020 EXCEPT Project in Thessaloniki.

[Aug 31- Sep 02, 2017] Paul Löwe held a presentation on "Does it really last for a lifetime? - Job stability of public sector labor market entrants in Germany. Transitions out of the first job" and presented a poster on "Active labour market policies and deprivation in Germany - what are the effects of sanctions on deprivation for the long-term unemployed?" at the 2017 ECSR Conference "Institutions, inequalities and social dynamics" at the Bocconi University Milan, Italy. Italien.

[Jul 24-28, 2017] Jonas Voßemer and Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a lecture and an exercise course on "Regression analysis with Stata" at the GESIS-Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences in Cologne.

[Jul 12, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a keynote lecture on "The transition to adulthood in Central and Eastern Europe" at the 9th Joint IOS/APB/EACES Summer Academy on "Family in transition: Context, values and choice" in Tutzing.

[Jun 28 - Jul 1, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel made a research stay at the Georgian Center for Population Research (GCPR) in Tblisi conducting and discussing research of the TEW-CCA project.

[Jun 21-23, 2017] Jonas Voßemer held a presentation on "Does an early-career involuntary job loss affect self-rated health in late life in Europe" at the 4th Workshop of "Comparative Health Sociology - Comparing Health across Societies (CHASE)" at the University of Ghent in Belgium.

[Jun 15, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel presented and was interviewed on his ERC Starting Grant proposal "The socio-economic consequences of temporary employment: A comparative panel data analysis" (SECCOPA) at ERC in Brussels.

[Jun 13 , 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel participated as an international expert at the expert meeting on "CONVERGENCE - Monitoring Convergence in the European Union" at Eurofound in Dublin.

[May 23, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel presented his ERC Starting Grant proposal "The socio-economic consequences of temporary employment: A comparative panel data analysis" (SECCOPA) at ERC Interview Training at KOWI Bonn.

[Apr 18-19, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel  held a presentation on "The transition from education to work and youths’ well-being. Evidence from German panel data" and he was session chair of the session "Youth, wellbeing and mobility" at the ISA-RC55 Midterm Conference “The Future of Social Indicators: Regional Responses to Global Challenges” at the Academia Sinica in Taipei.

[Mar 30-Apr 1, 2017] Jonas Voßemer held a presentation on "The Effect of an Early-Career Involuntary Job loss on Late Life Health in Europe" at the 2017 Spring Conference "Challenges Through Recent Demographic Trends" of the Research Committee 28 on Social Stratification and Mobility (RC28) at the University of Cologne.

[Mar 30, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel was reviewer in the PhD commission of Giampiero Passaretta at the University of Trento.

[Mar 6-10, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel and Jonas Voßemer held a lecture and an exercise course as part of the Advanced Data Analysis Course "Methods of Modern Causal Analysis Based On Observational Data" at the ECPR Winter School in Bamberg.

[Mar 7, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "Analyses on the family and state in the Middle East and Northern Africa (MENA)" at the State Institute for Family Research at Bamberg University.

[Feb 28, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "The Impact of the Economic Crisis on Youth Labour Markets in Europe" at the AB-A Research Colloquium of the Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES) at the University of Mannheim.

[Feb 28, 2017] Stefanie Heyne successfully defended her PhD thesis "Culture and female labor force participation in international comparison" (Thesis committee: Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel, Prof. Dr. Irena Kogan, Prof. Dr. Tobias Wolbring) at the University of Mannheim.

[Feb 22-24, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel, Christoph Schlee and Jonas Voßemer participated and presented their research findings at the workshop of the EU-Horizon-2020 EXCEPT Project in Warsaw. 

[Feb 2-3, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a workshop on "Methods of Modern Causal Analysis Based on Observational Data" at the Goethe Graduate Academy (GRADE) of the University of Frankfurt.

[Jan 25, 2017] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "The effect of labour market insecurity on life satisfaction and health: Empirical results of the EXCEPT-Project" at the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg at the research colloquium for labour market sociology.

[Dec 13, 2016] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel participated as an international expert at the expert meeting on "Long-term unemployed youth - characteristics and policy responses" at Eurofound in Dublin.

[Nov 29, 2016] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "The transition from education to work in Central and Eastern Europe" at the Institute for East and Southeast European Studies (IOS) in Regensburg.

[Nov 28-30, 2016] Jonas Voßemer participated at the "GESIS Training Course on EU-SILC" at the GESIS-Leibniz Institute for Social Sciences in Mannheim.

[Oct 26-28, 2016] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a workshop on "Introduction to modern methods of causal analysis" (in German) at GESIS Workshop series in Cologne.

[Oct 6-7, 2016] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a workshop on "Multilevel analysis using comparative data" (in German) at GESIS Workshop series in Mannheim.

[Sep 26-30, 2016] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel was member of the organizing committee of the 38th Congress of the German Sociological Assocation in Bamberg (5-days event with more than 2200 participants) and acted as a session organizer and discussant at the plenum "Dynamics of exclusion and inclusion in the life course and biography" and as session chair of the keynote lecture by Tom DiPrete.

[Sep 21-23, 2016] Jonas Voßemer held a presentation on "The Effects of Youth Unemployment on Late Life Well-Being and Health in Europe" at the EXCEPT Project Meeting in Sofia, Bulgaria.

[Sep 21-23, 2016] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel, Christoph Schlee and Jonas Voßemer participated and presented their research findings at the workshop of the EU-Horizon-2020 EXCEPT Project in Sofia. 

[Sep 21, 2016] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "EXCEPT project: Ambitions and results" at the Policy Learning Event of the EU-Horizon-2020 EXCEPT project at the Bulgarian Ministry of Labour and Social Policy in Sofia.

[Sep 7-10, 2016] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "Gender, early family formation and the school-to-work transition: Evidence from 30 low and middle income countries" at the 24th Annual Workshop of the the European Research Network on Transitions in Youth (TIY) in Trento, Italy.

[Aug 29-31, 2016] Paul Löwe held a presentation on "Active Labour Market Policies and Deprivation in Germany - What are the Effects of Sanctions on Deprivation for the Long-Term Unemployed?" at the 2016 Summer Meeting "Economic inequalities, deprivation, and poverty" of the Research Committee 28 on Social Stratification and Mobility (RC28) at the University of Bern, Switzerland.

[Aug 22 -26, 2016] Jonas Voßemer and Paul Löwe held an exercise course on "Introduction to Stata" and Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a lecture and an exercise course on "Advanced regressions analysis using Stata" at the PhD Training Workshop of the TEW-CCA project in Bamberg.

[Jul 25-29, 2016] Eliza Mandieva held a presentation on "A Comparative Youth Survey in Azerbaijan, Georgia and Tajikistan. Results and Experiences from Multinational Questionnaire Development and Testing" at the 2nd International Conference on Survey Methods in Multinational, Multiregional and Multicultural Contexts, Chicago, IL, USA.

[Jul 25-29, 2016] Jonas Voßemer and Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a lecture and an exercise course on "Regression analysis with Stata" at the GESIS-Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences in Cologne.

[Jul 20-21, 2016] Paul Löwe held a presentation on "Active Labour Market Policies and Deprivation in Germany - What are the Effects of Sanctions on Deprivation for the Long-Term Unemployed?" at the Third Annual BAGSS Conference "When the State Intervenes" in Bamberg.

[Jul 13-15, 2016] Jonas Voßemer held a presentation on "The Effects of Unemployment and Insecure Jobs on Health and Well-being: The Moderating Role of Labor Market Policies" at the 3. International ESS Conference "Understanding Key Challenges for European Societies in the 21st Century” at the University of Lausanne in Lausanne, Switzerland.

[Jul 13-15, 2016] Jonas Voßemer held a presentation on "The Effects of Unemployment on Subsequent Job Quality: The Moderating Role of Economic Situation and Labor Market Policies" at the 3. International ESS Conference "Understanding Key Challenges for European Societies in the 21st Century” at the University of Lausanne in Lausanne, Switzerland.

[Jul 10-15, 2016] Stefanie Heyne and Zerrin Salikutluk held a presentation on  „Do gender norms affect performance in math? at the 3rd ISA Forum of Sociology in Vienna.

[Jul 7-8, 2016] Paul Löwe presented a poster on "Is it really a lifelong relationship? - Job mobility of public sector labor market entrants in Germany" at the 1st NEPS User Conference at the Leibniz Institute for Educational Trajectories (LIfBi) in Bamberg. The poster won the prize for the third place at "Best Poster Award".

[Jul 6-8, 2016] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "Gender, early family formation and the school-to-work transition: Evidence from 30 low and middle income countries" and he was session chair and discussant of the session "Youth, transitions and labour trajectories" at the 37th Annual Conference of the International Working Party on Labour Market Segmentation in Barcelona.

[Jun 28-29, 2016] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a workshop on "Moderne Kausalanalyse" (Modern Causal Analysis) (in German) at the The Leibniz Institute for Educational Trajectories (LIfBi) in Bamberg.

[Jun 10-11, 2016] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held presentations on "Well-being and health" and "Ethics and data management" at the H2020 YOUNG-2014 Project Review Meeting at the European Commission in Brussels.

[Jun 1, 2016] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a public lecture on “The transition from education to work: Challenges for youths” at University of Central Asia in Dushanbe (Tajikistan). Follow-up discussions concerning youth issues were facilitated by Prof. Dr. Gebel and Eliza Mandieva with students and experts from Tajikistan.

[May 31-Jun 3, 2016] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel and Eliza Mandieva organized the 2nd workshop of the TEW-CCA project (15 participants from 5 countries) in Dushanbe, Tajikistan.

[May 26-28, 2016] Jonas Voßemer held a presentation on "The Effects of Unemployment on Subsequent Job Quality: The Moderating Role of Economic Situation and Labor Market Policies" at the 2016 Spring Conference "Intergenerational Transfer, Human Capital, and Inequality" of the Research Committee 28 on Social Stratification and Mobility (RC28) at the National University of Singapore in Singapore.

[May 25-28, 2016] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "Gender, early family formation and the school-to-work transition: Evidence from 30 low and middle income countries" and he was session chair and discussant of the session "Child development" at the joint conference of the  ISA-RC06 on Family Research and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences in Beijing.

[Apr 7-8, 2016] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held the plenary talk on "The transition from education to work in international comparision. The role of education and labour market institutions" at the conference of the Doctoral program of the Hans-Böckler foundation „International comparative research on education and education policy in welfare states“ in Tuebingen.

[Feb 29-Mar 4, 2016] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel and Jonas Voßemer held a lecture and an exercise course as part of the Advanced Data Analysis Course "Methods of Modern Causal Analysis Based On Observational Data" at the ECPR Winter School in Bamberg.

[Feb. 26-March 4, 2016] Eliza Mandieva participated at the ECPR Winter School in Methods and Techniques, completed courses: „Introduction to MAXQDA, A Qualitative and Mixed Methods Data Analysis Software“, taught by Francisco Freitas, and „Qualitative Interviewing“, taught by Lea Sgier, University of Bamberg, Germany.

[Feb 24-26, 2016] Jonas Voßemer held a presentation on "The Effects of Unemployment and Insecure Jobs on Health and Well-being: The Moderating Role of Labor Market Policies" at the 3rd Workshop of the EXCEPT project at the Otto-Friedrich-University of Bamberg in Bamberg.

[Feb 24-26, 2016] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel and his team organized the 3rd EXCEPT Workshop in Bamberg, which was attended by more than 40 international guests.

[Feb 16, 2016] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on "Education and labour market careers in Syria before the civil war: Survey results and experiences" at the Institute for Employment Research (IAB) in Nuremberg.

[Jan 28-29, 2016]  Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a workshop on "Longitudinal data analysis" at the PH Karlsruhe.

[Dec 9, 2015] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held his inaugural lecture on "The transition from education to work in international comparison - Methodological challenges" at the University of Bamberg.

[Nov 30, 2015] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a public lecture on “The transition from education to work: Challenges for youths” at Baku State University in Azerbaijan. Follow-up discussions concerning youth issues were facilitated by Prof. Dr. Gebel and Eliza Mandieva with students from Azerbaijan.

[Nov 29, 2015] Eliza Mandieva and Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel organized a policy briefing on the TEW-CCA project with government representatives and (inter)national organizations in Baku, Azerbaijan.

[Nov 27-29, 2015] Eliza Mandieva and Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel organized the first workshop of the TEW-CCA project, which included 13 participants from 5 countries, in Baku, Azerbaijan.

[Nov 4-5, 2015] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held the plenary talk on "The concept of the 'middle class' in a life course perspective" at the conference "Middle Class, Education, Employment: The Contribution of the Social Sciences" organized by the Institute for the Study of Societies and Knowledge (ISSK) at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences in cooperation with Konrad Adenauer Foundation in Sofia, Bulgaria. Read more about the conference

[Oct 29-30, 2015]  Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a workshop on "Modern causal analysis" at the International Centre for Higher Education Research (INCHER) in Kassel.

[Oct 18-21, 2015] Stefanie Heyne and Zerrin Salikutluk held a presentation on "Good boys, bad boys? Exploring the gender gap in education in Germany" at the Society for Longitudinal and Life Course Studies (SLLS) Conference in Dublin.

[Oct 1-3, 2015] Christoph Schlee and Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel participated and held presentations at the second workshop of the EU-Horizon-2020 EXCEPT project at the University of Torino. Read more about the workshop

[Sep 28-29, 2015]  Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a workshop on "Introduction to methods of modern causal analysis" at the GESIS-Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences in Cologne. Further information about the GESIS workshop

[Sep 10-12, 2015] Stefanie Heyne and Zerrin Salikutluk held a presentation on "Peer group attitudes towards gender roles and the gender gap in mathematics" at the European Consortium of Sociological Research (ECSR) Conference in Tallinn.

[Aug 31, 2015] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held the plenary talk on "Educational processes in a life course perspective – The benefits of longitudinal data" at the Summer School on Longitudinal and Life Course Research of the Society for Longitudinal and Life Course Studies (SLLS) in Bamberg. Further information about the SLLS summer school

[Aug 17-19, 2015] Jonas Voßemer held a presentation on "Better overeducated than unemployed? The short- and long-term effects of an overeducated labor market re-entry" at the ISA-RC28 Summer Conference "Demographic Perspectives on Inequality" in Philadelphia, PA, USA. 

[Aug. 10-14, 2015] Eliza Mandieva participated at the Summer School in Survey Methodology, completed the course on „Design and Implementation of Surveys in Developing Countries“, taught by  Dr. Zeina Mneimneh and Jennifer Kelley,  at the GESIS-Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences in Cologne.

[Aug 3-7, 2015] Jonas Voßemer and Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a lecture and an exercise course on "Multiple regression analysis with Stata" at the GESIS-Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences in Cologne. 

[Jul 17-19, 2015] Nicoletta Eunicke participated at the international and interdisciplinary conference "Exploring the Global Well-Being of Children and Youth. Methodological Challenges and Practices of Undertaking Research on Well-Being from Multinational Perspectives", Technische Universität, Berlin.

[Jun 18-19, 2015] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel, Nicoletta Eunicke and Jonas Voßemer held presentations at the kick-off-workshop of the EU-Horizon-2020 EXCEPT project at the University of Tallinn. 

[Jun 10-11, 2015] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a presentation on the Horizon2020 EXCEPT project, with Marge Unt, Tallinn University, at the Horizon2020 YOUNG-2014 Projects Policy Kick-off Meeting of the European Commission in Brussels.

[May 20, 2015] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel gave a presentation at the scientific workshop "Educational indicators in international comparison" of the Bundesministeriums für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF) in Berlin.

[May 12, 2015] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a guest lecture on "Labour market entry in times of crisis and revolutions: A cohort comparison of labour market chances of graduates in Egypt" at the LUH-DZHW research colloquium in Hanover. Further information on the LUH-DZHW research colloquium

[Apr 16, 2015] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel attended a workshop discussion on female labour force participation in Mediterranean countries with Muslim population majority at the Harriet Taylor Mill Institut in Berlin.
[March 12-13, 2015]
Jonas Voßemer presented his paper "Better overqualified than unemployed? The short- and long-term effects of overqualified re-entry into German labor market" at the 11th International Young Scholar German Socio-Economic Panel Symposium in Delmenhorst. Further information on the SOEP symposium

[March 5-6, 2015] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel gave a presentation on “The short and medium term impact of the great recession on youths’ non-employment rates and transitions in Europe” with Bettina Schuck, University of Mannheim, at the 4th European User Conference in Mannheim.Further information on conference

[Feb 16-18, 2015] Stefanie Heyne gave a presentation on „Structure or Culture? Female labor force participation in an international comparison“ at the Winter School on "Differences Matter: Genders in the Labour Markets" at the University of Trento.

[Nov 20-21, 2014] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a plenary talk on "The consequences of labour market flexibilisation for job quality in Germany" at the conference "Job quality in occupational, familial and operational context" at the Institut for Employment Research (IAB) in Nuremberg. 

[Nov 20-21, 2014] Jonas Voßemer gave a presentation on "Unterwertige Beschäftigung beim Wiedereinstieg in den deutschen Arbeitsmarkt – Langfristige Trends und Folgen" with Bettina Schuck, University of Mannheim, at the workshop "Quality of employment in occupational, familiar and operational context" at the Institut for Employment Research (IAB) in Nuremberg. 

[Oct 6-10, 2014] Prof. Dr. Michael Gebel held a guest lecture on "The role of institutional factors" at the panel "Youth unemployment in Europe" at the 37th Congress of the German Sociological Association at the University of Trier ,