B06 workshop provides basis for special issue

B06 members and other international experts discussed the transfer of social policy concepts from the OECD sphere to the post-Soviet region. The results of the workshop are to be published in "Global Social Policy".

Read more // 13.11.2019

Workshop with international experts.
Workshop with international experts.

Open the Black Box

At a two-day conference, members of the CRC 1342 discussed with international colleagues how social policy phenomena can be explained using the concept of causal mechanisms.

Read more // 12.11.2019

Prof. emer. Dr. Renate Mayntz
Prof. emer. Dr. Renate Mayntz

Armando Barrientos as Mercator Fellow at CRC 1342

Barrientos, a leading expert in social policy and poverty reduction in the Global South, will stay in Bremen until early December.

Read more // 04.11.2019

Prof. Armando Barrientos
Prof. Armando Barrientos

Valuable feedback from John W. Meyer

In a workshop, the Stanford professor discussed the projects of four PhD students. Previously, he had given a lecture on New Institutionalism, which is documented on video.

Read more // 01.11.2019

Prof. John W. Meyer
Prof. John W. Meyer

"Often you are too hard on yourself"

Johanna Fischer and Kristin Noack report on their experiences with a presentation workshop adressing women in science specifically.

Read more // 24.10.2019

Kristin Noack (left) and Johanna Fischer
Kristin Noack (left) and Johanna Fischer

"Our social system still needs a lot of reform."

Zheng Gongcheng, professor at Renmin University and chairman of the Chinese Society for Social Security Research, presented his view on the transformation of China's social policy at CRC 1342.

Read more // 18.10.2019

Prof Zheng Gongcheng
Prof Zheng Gongcheng

John W. Meyer is Hans Koschnick professor at Socium/CRC 1342

The US sociologist will work in Bremen until mid-November, where he will give lectures and offer workshops.

Read more // 08.10.2019

Friederike Römer as Visiting Scholar at Harvard

Römer received the John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellowship and will continue her research in Cambridge, Massachusetts, until the end of August 2020.

Read more // 08.10.2019

First "SOCIUM SFB 1342 WorkingPapers" published

The Socium and the CRC 1342 have launched a working paper series. The first papers have now been published.

Read more // 04.10.2019

Ivo Mossig receives award for innovative teaching

The Association for Geography at German-speaking Universities and Research Institutions has honoured him for his module "Introductory Project" at the University of Bremen.

Read more // 01.10.2019

Prof Dr Ivo Mossig (on the left)
Prof Dr Ivo Mossig (on the left)

Alex Veit: Guest editor for Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding

Our CRC member edited a special section on "The Politics of Intervention Against (Conflict-Related) Sexual and Gender Based Violence".

Read more // 12.09.2019

Dr. Alex Veit
Dr. Alex Veit