Dr. Karin Schuller (Head of Unit)

Address:  Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA)
Max-Planck-Institute for Social Law and Social Policy
Amalienstrasse 33
80799 Muenchen
Germany
Room:309
Phone:+49-(0)89-38602-309
Fax:+49-(0)89-38602-390
k.schuller©mea.mpisoc.mpg.de

+-Curriculum Vitae

Professional Experience


  • Since 2016 Survey Manager for SHARE and Senior Researcher, Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA).
  • 2012-2016 Doctoral Candidate, GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, Mannheim.
  • 2014 Visiting Researcher, Schwedish Institute for Social Research (SOFI), Stockholm, Schweden.
  • 2010–2011 Research Associate, Federal Office for Migration and Refugees, Nuremberg.


Education


  • 2016 PhD in Social Science, University of Mannheim, Thesis: Ethnic Inequality in Vocational Education in Germany - An Analysis of the Impact of Spatial and Historical Context, Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Christof Wolf, Dr. Oshrat Hochman, Prof. Dr. Christian Ebner.
  • 2010 Diploma in Social Science, Friedrich-Alexander-University, Erlangen-Nuremberg, Thesis: The Impact of Integration Courses - Qualitative Study on the Integration Process of Integration Course Participants.
    Supervisor: Dr. Reinhard Wittenberg


Presentations


  • 2017 Scherpenzeel, Annette, Frederic Malter and Karin Schuller. ’The Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE)’ ESRA conference, Lisbon.
  • 2017 Bergmann, Michael, Frederic Malter and Karin Schuller. ’Identifying fake interviews in a cross-national panel study (SHARE)’ ESRA conference, Lisbon.
  • 2017 Bergmann, Michael and Karin Schuller. ’Identifying fake interviews in a cross-national panel study (SHARE)’ CSDI Workshop, Mannheim.
  • 2015 Schuller, Karin. ’Ethnic Inequality in Vocational Education – Does Regional Context Play a Role?’ Social Inequality in local and regional context, Mannheim.
  • 2015 Schuller, Karin. ’Trends and Causes of Ethnic Inequality in the Achievement of Vocational Education Degrees: an Analysis of Cohorts and Generations.’ Spring Meeting of the Research Committee on Social Stratification and Mobility (RC28), Tilburg.
  • 2015 Schuller, Karin. ’Ausmaß, Wandel und Ursachen ethnischer Ungleichheit in der beruflichen Bildung.’ Network Educational Research 3. Meeting 2014 Schuller, Karin. ’Ethnic Inequality in Vocational Education and Training (VET): the Impact of Apprenticeships, School-based VET and the Transition system.’ 1st Annual BAGSS Conference (ABC): Migration and Integration Research, Bamberg.
  • 2014 Schuller, Karin. ’Wandel ethnischer Ungleichheit in beruflicher Bildung.’ 8.Conference on Research with Microcensus Data, Mannheim.
  • 2014 Schuller, Karin. ’Ethnic Inequality in VET: the Impact of Educational Policy in Germany’s Federal States.’ Educational systems: Inequalities, Labour Markets and Civic Engagement, Amsterdam.
  • 2014 Schuller, Karin. ’Ethnic Inequality in Vocational Education and Training (VET): the Impact of Apprenticeships, School-based VET and the Transition system.’
  • 2014 Spring Meeting of Research Committee 28, Budapest.
  • 2014 Schuller, Karin. ’Ethnic Inequality in Vocational Education and Training (VET): the Impact of Apprenticeships, School-based VET and the Transition system.’ SULCIS Seminar, Stockholm.
  • 2013 Schuller, Karin. ’Ethnic Inequality in Vocational Education - The German Federal States Compared.’ ECSR Joint Spring School on the Analysis of Educational Inequalities, Turin.
  • 2013 Schuller, Karin. ’Ausmaß, Wandel und Ursachen ethnischer Ungleichheit in beruflicher Bildung: ein Vergleich der Bundesländer.’ Network Educational Research, Blaubeuren.

+-Publications

Publications in journals
  • Schuller, Karin; Weiss, Felix (2019): "The rise of mental health problems, inequality and the role of job strain in Germany". In: Mental Health & Prevention, (online first) (), pp. .
  • Balz, Anne; Schuller, Karin (2018): "Always Looking for Something Better? The Impact of Job Insecurity on Turnover Intentions: Do Employables and Irreplaceables React Differently?". In: Economic and Industrial Democracy, online first (), pp. .
  • Weiss, Felix; Schuller, Karin (2018): "Schmerzerkrankungen immer noch stark von beruflicher Tätigkeit abhängig: Analysen zur gesundheitlichen Ungleichheit bei Erwerbstätigen". In: Informationsdienst Soziale Indikatoren, 59 (), pp. 7-12.
  • Schuller, Karin (2018): "Ethnic Inequality in Vocational Education: The Impact of Educational Policy and Contextual Factors in Germany’s Federal States". In: International Journal of Sociology, 48 (3), pp. 251-273.
  • Schuller, Karin (2017): "Migrants' Participation in Tertiary and Vocational Education: A Comparison of Germany's Federal States". In: Sozialer Fortschritt, 66 (2017), pp. 391-414.
  • Schuller, Karin (2017): "Trends in Ethnic Inequality in the Attainment of Vocational Degrees: a Cohort Study in Germany". In: British Journal of Sociology of Education, 39 (4), pp. 483-500.
Articles in anthologies
  • Bergmann, Michael; Schuller, Karin (2019): "Improving the efficiency of data quality back checks: A new procedure to prevent curbstoning", In: Bergmann, M., Scherpenzeel, A. and A. Börsch-Supan, SHARE Wave 7 Methodology: Panel innovations and life histories, MEA, Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy, Munich, pp. 154-165
  • Schuller, Karin; Weiss, Felix (2016): "Gesundheit und soziale Ungleichheit", In: Markus Tausendpfund, Praxis der empirischen Sozialforschung, FernUniversität Hagen, Hagen
Dissertations
  • Schuller, Karin (2016): Ethnic Inequality in Vocational Education in Germany - An Analysis of the Impact of Spatial and Historical Context, University Mannheim
Further article
  • Malter, Frederic; Schuller, Karin; Börsch-Supan, Axel (2018): SHARE Compliance Profiles – Wave 7, , Munich
  • Malter, Frederic; Schuller, Karin; Börsch-Supan, Axel (2016): SHARE Compliance Profiles – Wave 6, , Munich

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