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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How do migrants live in Austria?



Thursday, 28 November 2019, 17:00-19:00

Discussant: Sabine Knierbein, TU Wien

Organisers: Yvonne Franz, Yuri Kazepov, Elisabetta Mocca


Thursday, 12 December 2019, 17:00-19:00

Discussant: Alois Humer, Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW)

Organisers: Yvonne Franz, Yuri Kazepov,...