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Job Openings

University Professor of Political Sociology

(full time, permanent position)

The application deadline is 18 September 2019.

Visiting Professor of Political Sociology

(full time, limited to a period of 2 years)

The application deadline is 15 August 2019.

Visiting Professor of Social Stratification Research and Quantitative Methods

(full time, limited to a period of 1,5 years)

The application deadline is 15 August 2019.


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9th Marie Jahoda Summer School

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‘Divorce and Children. Consequences - Perspectives - Progress’

16 - 20 September 2019

The Social Dimension of Social Housing

IBA ResearchLab / International Summer School 2019 „New Social Housing“, September 16 – 20, 2019

Divorce and its Aftermath for Children: New Findings, New Challenges

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Public keynote speech with Susan L. Brown (Bowling Green State University) during the Marie Jahoda Summer School 2019.

September 17, 2019, 6 p.m.

Sky Lounge, Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1, 1090 Vienna

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