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Institute of

LV Rural Studies

Dr. Sylvia Keim-Klärner

Sylvia Keim-Klärner

Institute of Rural Studies

Bundesallee 64
38116 Braunschweig
+49 531 596 5521
+49 531 596 5599


Work and research focus

  • Families in rural areas
  • Social and spatial inequalities
  • Sociological network research
  • Qualitative and mixed-methods


Publications at Thünen Institute

Further publications

Additional informations

  • since 08/2018
    Researcher at the Thünen Institute of Rural Studies, Braunschweig
  • 10/2008-07/2018
    Research assistant and lecturer at the University of Rostock, Institute of Sociology and Demography, Chair of General Sociology/Macrosociology
  • 12/2010
    PhD in Sociology (Dr. rer. pol.), Dissertation title: Social Networks and Family Formation Processes. Young Adults’ Decision Making About Parenthood, University of Rostock and Max-Planck-Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock
  • 04/2004-01/2010
    Doctoral Student, Independent Research Group „The Culture of Reproduction“, Max-Planck-Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock
  • 02/2003
    Diploma in Sociology, Technical University of Darmstadt
  • Sektion Familiensoziologie der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Soziologie (DGS)
  • Sektion Soziale Ungleichheit und Sozialstrukturanalyse der DGS
  • Sektion Soziologische Netzwerkforschung der DGS
  • International Network for Social Network Analysis (INSNA)
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