Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Microsociology

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Anette Eva Fasang

Curricilum Vitae
Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Anette Eva Fasang
anette.fasang (at)

Humboldt-Universität → Präsidium → Kultur-, Sozial- und Bildungswissenschaftliche Fakultät → Institut für Sozialwissenschaften → Mikrosoziologie
Visiting address
Universitätsstraße 3b , Room 225
Phone number
(030) 2093-66522
Mailing address
Unter den Linden 6, 10099 Berlin


Current Research Projects

"Contestations of the Liberal Script (SCRIPTS) - Global Challenges for the Model of Liberal Democracy and Market Economy" [Link]

"High hopes and broken promises: Young adult life courses in Senegal (SCRIPTS)" [Link]

"Household structures and economic risks in East and West Germany during the COVID-19 pandemic: compensation or accumulation? (KOMPAKK)" [Link]


Research Interests

  • Social demography and stratification
  • Family research
  • Life-course research
  • Quantitative methods


Short CV

Academic and Visiting Positions
Spring 2017

Invited Fellow at Nuffield College, University of Oxford, United Kingdom

2014 -

Full Professor (W3) of Microsociology, Humboldt-University, Berlin

2011 -

Head of the Research Group Demography and Inequality, Berlin Social Science Center (WZB)

2011 - 2014

Assistant Professor of Demography, Humboldt-University, Berlin


Visiting researcher, Max-Planck-Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR), Rostock

2010 - 2011

Visiting researcher, Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy (ISERP), Columbia University, New York

2008 - 2011

Postdoctoral Associate, Center for Research on Inequalities and the Life Course (CIQLE), Yale University, New Haven

2006 - 2007

Postgraduate Fellow, Center for Research on Inequalities and the Life Course (CIQLE), Yale University, New Haven

2005 - 2009

Ph.D. in Sociology, Jacobs University, Bremen (Commitee: Klaus Schömann, Karl Ulrich Mayer, Silke Aisenbrey und Hilke Brockmann)

1999 - 2004

B.A. and M.A. in Sociology, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich