Research team

Principal investigator:

  • Dirk JACOBS, PhD in social sciences (Utrecht University, 1998), MA in sociology (Ghent University, 1994). Professor in sociology at Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB).

PhD researchers:

  • Barbara HERMAN, MA in sociology (Université Libre de Bruxelles, 2006), Advanced Master in Quantitative Analysis in the Social Sciences (KUBrussel, 2008).
  • Rebecca THYS, MA in sociology (KULeuven, 1997), Getuigschrift Aanvullende Studies (GAS) Internationale Politiek (Universitaire Instelling Antwerpen, 1998), Diplôme d’Etudes Approfondies (DEA) interuniversitaire en sociologie (ULB, 2008).

Senior researchers:

  • Andrea REA, PhD in social sciences (ULB, 2000). Full professor in sociology at ULB.
  • Katia PILATI, PhD in social sciences (Trento University), FNRS post-doc