Our team is based at the Sociology Department of the University of Amsterdam. We are part of the Institutions, Inequalities and Life Courses (IIL) research group at the Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research (AISSR) and the Amsterdam Centre for Inequality Studies (AMCIS).

Principal Investigator

photo: Gerard van Hees

Herman van de Werfhorst
Professor of Sociology










Postdoctoral Researchers

Sara Geven
Postdoctoral Researcher

Jesper Rözer
Postdoctoral Researcher

Leone De Voogd
Postdoctoral Researcher










PhD Candidates

Andrea Forster
PhD candidate

Nigel Kragten
PhD candidate

Lotte Scheeren
PhD candidate










Affiliated Members

Thijs Bol
Assistant Professor

Brian Burgoon
Professor of Political Economy

Thomas Leopold
Associate Professor










photographer: Gerard van Hees