February 2019: The paper "A life course perspective on working after retirement: What role does the work history play?" by Ellen Dingemans and me is published online in Advances in Life Course Research.
January 2019: Submit your abstract to our stream “Reforming pension systems – inequalities in employment, retirement and wellbeing in later life” at the 2019 ESPAnet conference until 31 March 2019.
Dezember 2018: Unser Artikel "Ausgleich oder Verschärfung von Einkommensrisiken? Lebensläufe und Alterseinkommen in Deutschland aus der Paarperspektive" (gemeinsam mit Andreas Weiland) wurde in der Zeitschrift für Sozialreform, Schwerpunktheft: Ungleichheit und Wohlfahrtsstaat, veröffentlicht.
December 2018: My paper "Is there a motherhood penalty in retirement income in Europe? The role of life course and institutional characteristics" has been published in Ageing & Society.
June 2018: The paper "Work-Life-Balance und Arbeitsbedingungen von wissenschaftlichen Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeitern in Deutschland" (in German) by Sven Lenkewitz and me has been published in Zeitschrift für Sozialreform.
January 2018: Submit your abstract to our stream "Reforming pension systems - employment, retirement and wellbeing in later life" at the 2018 ESPAnet conference until 19 March 2018.
November 2017: The Collaborative Research Center SFB 884 and our project "Welfare state reform support from below: linking individual attitudes and organized interests in Europe" got funding for another four year period.
September 2016: I am now a member of the Collaborative Research Center Sfb 884 "Political Economy of Reforms" at the University of Mannheim and Co-PI of the project "Welfare state reform support from below: linking individual attitudes and organized interests in Europe".
October 2015: I started my new position as Assistant Professor for Sociology of the Welfare State at the University of Mannheim.
December 2013: I successfully defended my PhD thesis on 25 November 2013 and received the doctoral degree certificate at the awards ceremony of the University of Cologne, Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences on
13 December 2013.
June 2012: The multilevel tools ado-package for Stata by Alexander Schmidt and me is available via SSC: in Stata type findit mlt or download here.