Prof. Dr. Merlin Schaeffer
2012 Doctor of Social and Behavioural Sciences, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR)
2010 Visiting Scholar, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
2009 – 2015 Junior Researcher, WZB Berlin Social Science Center
2008 Master of Arts, Humboldt University Berlin, Institute of Social Sciences, Master thesis on "The Social Meaning of Inherited Property. Moral Ambivalences of Intergenerational Transfers"
2007 – 2008 Visiting Graduate Student, The Graduate Center of the City University of New York, Department of Sociology
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).