Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Soziologie der Sozialpolitik

Prof. Dr. Emanuela Struffolino

Prof. Dr. Emanuela Struffolino

Humboldt-Universität → Präsidium → Kultur-, Sozial- und Bildungswissenschaftliche Fakultät → Institut für Sozialwissenschaften → Soziologie der Sozialpolitik (S)
Funktion / Sachgebiet

I am currently guest Professor of Social Policy (W2 Vertretungsprofessur) at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Institute of Social Sciences. Between April and September 2020, I was guest Professor of Macrosociology (W3 Vertretungsprofessur) at the Institute of Sociology at the Freie Universität Berlin.

I am long-term guest researcher at the research unit “Skill Formation and Labor Markets" at the WZB Berlin Social Science Center. Between 2015 and 2019 I was a postdoctoral fellow at research group “Demography and Inequality" Research Group at the WZB. I obtained my PhD in Sociology at the University of Milano-Bicocca and worked as research fellow at the Swiss National Centre for Competence in Research “LIVES - Overcoming vulnerability: A life-course perspective" at the University of Lausanne.

My research interests include life-course sociology, gender inequalities in the labor market, social stratification dynamics, poverty, and methods for longitudinal data. I am a member of the Executive Board of the SAA-Sequence Analysis Association (

You can find more information on my ongoing projects and publication at

Mitteilungen des Instituts




Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Kultur-, Sozial- und Bildungswissenschaftliche Fakultät
Institut für Sozialwissenschaften
Unter den Linden 6
10099 Berlin



Institut für Sozialwissenschaften
Universitätsstraße 3b
10117 Berlin