Prof. Lena Hipp, Ph.D.

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Portrait Foto Prof. Lena Hipp, Ph.D. (David Ausserhofer)
David Ausserhofer

Contact

fax
+49 30 25491 514
lena.hipp [at] wzb.eu
office: Isabell Strobl
fon: +49 030 25491 422
mail: isabell.strobl@wzb.eu
Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
room
A 214
Head of the Research Group

Research fields

Social Inequality | Sociology of work, labor markets, gender, and family | Welfare states and social policy | Organizational sociology | Research methods

CV

since 10/2017 S-/W2 Professor (Social Structure, Work, Organizations) at the University of Potsdam

since 10/2012 Head of the junior research group "Work and Care"

07/2010 - 9/2012 Researcher in the project "Atypical Employment and Social Inequality in Europe"

2011 PhD in Organizational Behavior at Cornell University (USA)

2003­­ – 2005 Policy advisor (German parliament)

1997­­ – 2003 Undergraduate studies at Albert-Ludwigs-Universtität Freiburg, Institut d’Etudes Politiques Paris, and Freie Universität Berlin

Selected Publications

Lena Hipp, Taryn Morrissey, Mildred E. Warner (2017): Who Participates and Who Benefits from Employer-Provided Child Care Assistance? Journal of Marriage and Family, 79 (3): 614–635.
 
 

Lena Hipp & Rebecca Kolins Givan (2015): What Do Unions Do to Workers’Attitudes and Perceptions? Social Forces 94: 349-377.

Lena Hipp, Janine Bernhardt, Jutta Allmendinger (2015): The Role of Institutions in Comparative Labor Market Research: The Example of Nonstandard Employment. Socio Economic Review 13(29): 351-377.

Lena Hipp & Christopher J. Anderson (2015): Labor Market Policies and Workers’ Attitudes toward Employment Flexibility. International Journal of Social Welfare 24:335–347.

Projects

Current projects

Fifty-Fifty? Betriebliche und politische Rahmenbedingungen egalitärer Erwerbsarbeits- und Familienzeiten (Hans Böckler Foundation)

Doctoral Program "Good Work": Approaches to Shaping Tomorrow's World of Work (Hans Böckler Foundation)

Who's going to take care of grandma? An application of respondent-driven sampling to the home-based elderly care sector (BMAS/German Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs in cooperation with Potsdam University)

 

Completed projects

The Social Psychology of Care Work (BMBF/Federal Ministry of Education and Research)

New Frameworks for Societal Policies and Decision Making (BMBF/German Ministry of Education and Research)

Institutionelle Bedingungen des Zusammenhangs von atypischer Beschäftigung und sozialer Ungleichheit in Europa (Hans Böckler Foundation)

Betriebliche Gelingensbedingungen einer partnerschaftlichen Aufteilung von Familien- und Erwerbsarbeit, (BMFSFJ/German Ministry of Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women, and Youth)

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Portrait Foto Prof. Lena Hipp, Ph.D. (David Ausserhofer)
David Ausserhofer

Contact

fax
+49 30 25491 514
lena.hipp [at] wzb.eu
office: Isabell Strobl
fon: +49 030 25491 422
mail: isabell.strobl@wzb.eu
Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
room
A 214
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Lena Hipp Gute Arbeit Junge Akademie

Shortfilm "Gute Arbeit"

What is ‘good work’? Two members of the Junge Akademie, Michael Bies and Lena Hipp, will explore this topic in a short film in collaboration with Carina Sprungk from the doctoral programme “Good Work” of the Berlin Social Science Center.