Welcome to the Department of Sociology

The Department of Sociology combines sociological research and teaching at the University of Vienna.

Sociological research at the Department is characterised by a wide range of key research areas and methodologies as well as numerous research projects. In the area of teaching, the Department offers a six-term bachelor´s programme and a four-term master´s programme in Sociology.

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 News

Study
 

Ulrike Zartler has been interviewing families all over Austria over a year in the context of a longitudinal study, “Family life and corona”.

Job opening
 

Focus on the implementation of a sustainable organizational culture at the Department of Sociology.

20 h/week, 1 year, start immediately.

New publication
 

In this paper Emma Dowling constructs a sociology of Brexit and seeks to interpret the fractious constellations on either side of the Brexit...

New publication
 

In her new book "The Care Crisis", Emma Dowling charts the multi-faceted nature of care in the modern world.

Award
 

For his dissertation written at the Department of Sociology and supervised by Christoph Reinprecht.

Presse/Medien
 

The international GENPATH project focuses on the quality of life and social integration of people beyond their working lives.

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