Dr. Miriam Schmaus
Chair of Sociology, area Social Stratification
Feldkirchenstraße 21/ Room: 01.54
Migration, discrimination, experimental research
Schmaus, M. & Kristen, C. (2021): Foreign accents in the early hiring process: A field experiment on accent-related ethnic discrimination in Germany. International Migration Review., https://doi.org/10.1177/01979183211042004
Schmaus, M. (2021): Disproportionate identification of special needs for ethnic and language minority students in England: Patterns and explanations. British Journal of Sociology of Education, https://doi.org/10.1080/01425692.2021.2002682
Schmaus, M. (2020): Ethnic differences in labour market outcomes: The role of language-based discrimination. European Sociological Review, 36(1): 82-103, https://doi.org/10.1093/esr/jcz044.
Schmaus, M. (2020): Language-based discrimination and its role for ethnic inequalities in the educational system and the labor market. Cumulative dissertation. University Bamberg. https://fis.uni-bamberg.de/bitstream/uniba/46949/3/fisba46949_A3a.pdf
2013 - present: Research fellow, Chair of Sociology, area Social Stratification, University of Bamberg
03/2019 - 09/2019: Research fellow at the Leibniz Institute for Educational Trajectories (LifBi), educational aspirations.
2013-2018: PhD "Language-based discrimination and its role for ethnic inequalities in the educational system and the labor market", University of Bamberg.
05/2017 - 08/2017: Visiting researcher (project intern), CCRP, CLS, University College London.
2006-2012: Diploma in Sociology, University of Bamberg and Universita degli Studi di Messina.
2010-2012: Student assistant at the Chair of Sociology, area Social Stratification, University of Bamberg.