Prof. Dr. Merlin Schaeffer

Bild
Portrait Foto Prof. Dr. Merlin Schaeffer (Foto: David Ausserhofer)
Foto: David Ausserhofer

Kontakt

mail
merlin.schaeffer [at] wzb.eu
schaeffer@wiso.uni-koeln.de
Ehemaliger Mitarbeiter der Abteilung
Gastwissenschaftler der Abteilung

Forschungsthemen

Migration, Integration und interkulturelle Konflikte | Methoden der Sozialforschung

Lebenslauf

seit 1. September 2015 Professur für „Demographie und soziale Ungleichheit“ am Institut für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie der Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftlichen Fakultät der Universität zu Köln.

2012 Doktor der Sozial- und Verhaltens- wissenschaften, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR)

2010 Gastwissenschaftler, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University 2009 – 2015 Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter am Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung

2008 MA Sozialwissenschaften, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Institut für Sozialwissenschaften.

2007 2008 Visiting Graduate Student, The Graduate Center of the City University of New York (CUNY), Department of Sociology

Ausgewählte Publikationen

Schaeffer, Merlin/Höhne, Jutta/Teney, Céline (2015): Income Advantages of Poorly-Qualified Immigrant Minorities. Why School Drop-Outs of Turkish Origin Earn More in Germany. In: European Sociological Review. Doi: 10.1093/esr/jcv091. (First published on September 24, 2015).

Wzbaktiv
Koopmans, Ruud/Schaeffer, Merlin (2016): "Statistical and Perceived Diversity and Their Impacts on Neighborhood Social Cohesion in Germany, France and the Netherlands". In: Social Indicators Research, Vol. 125, No. 3, S. 853-883.
Koopmans, Ruud/Lancee, Bram/Schaeffer, Merlin (Eds.) (2015): Social Cohesion and Immigration in Europe and North America. Mechanisms, Conditions, and Causality. Routlegde Advances in Sociology, Vol. 137. London/New York, NY: Routledge, XIX, 234 S.
Koopmans, Ruud/Schaeffer, Merlin (2015): "Relational Diversity and Neighbourhood Cohesion. Unpacking Variety, Balance and In-Group Size". In: Social Science Research, Vol. 53, S. 162-176.
Schaeffer, Merlin (2014): Ethnic Diversity and Social Cohesion. Immigration, Ethnic Fractionalization and Potentials for Civic Action. Research in Migration and Ethnic Relations Series. Farnham ; Burlington, VT: Ashgate, XI, 196 S.
Schaeffer,  Merlin (2013): "Can Competing Diversity Indices Inform Us about Why Ethnic Diversity Erodes Social Cohesion? A Test of Five Diversity Indices in Germany". In: Social Science Research, Vol. 42, No. 3, S. 755-774.
Schaeffer, Merlin (2013): "Which Groups Are Mostly Responsible for Problems in Your Neighbourhood? The Use of Ethnic Categories in Germany". In: Ethnic and Racial Studies, Vol. 36, No. 1, S. 156-178.
Schaeffer, Merlin (2013): "Inter-ethnic Neighbourhood Acquaintances of Migrants and Natives in Germany. On the Brokering Roles of Inter-ethnic Partners and Children". In: Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, Vol. 39, No. 8, S. 1219-1240.
Bild
Portrait Foto Prof. Dr. Merlin Schaeffer (Foto: David Ausserhofer)
Foto: David Ausserhofer

Kontakt

mail
merlin.schaeffer [at] wzb.eu
schaeffer@wiso.uni-koeln.de
Bild
Ashgate
Ashgate

Ethnic Diversity and Social Cohesion. Immigration, Ethnic Fractionalization and Potentials for Civic Action