Cross National Biographies
Comparing precarious employment across countries

Presentation at the conference “Methodological Inspirations 2021: Quantitative Research in Social Sciences – Challenges and Problems”

On September 23 in Jabłonna, three members of our team took part in the Conference “Methodological Inspirations 2021: Quantitative research in social sciences – Challenges and Problems”, organised by the Sociological Research Methods and Techniques Group of the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology of the Polish Academy of Sciences and the Sociology Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences. Anna Kiersztyn, Katarzyna Kopycka and Stefan Bieńkowski gave a presentation entitled: “How to measure precarious employment in the cross-country comparisons”. The presentation was followed by an interesting discussion.

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Presentation at the SLLS 2021 International Conference

Three members of our team presented papers at the Society for Longitudinal and Life Course Studies (SLLS) 2021 International Online Conference “Identity and Transformation: Studying Lives in Times of Social Change”. Katarzyna Kopycka gave a presentation on the topic...

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The ESR Data Brief article on POLPAN just published

The European Sociological Review published an article on the Polish Panel Survey POLPAN (https://doi.org/10.1093/esr/jcab017). The survey began in 1987, before the fall of communism, and then continued on a five-year cycle, each time supplementing the sample with...

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A poster presentation at the ISA RC28 2021 Spring Meeting

Katarzyna Kopycka presented a poster 'A broken promise? Changing labor market returns to higher education in a massified and privatized system. Poland between 1992 and 2013' at the poster session of the ISA RC28 2021 Spring Meeting, which took place on June 2 - 4,...

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Results of the Ph.D. competition

On October 26, the results of the Ph.D. competition within the CNB-Young project were announced. The recruitment committee has evaluated the candidates’ project-related scientific achievements and research experience, and decided to award the Ph.D. scholarships to Remigiusz Żulicki and Stefan Bieńkowski.

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We are looking for two Ph.D. students to join the CNB-Young project team!

The Institute of Philosophy and Sociology (Polish Academy of Sciences) has announced a call for applications for two Ph.D. scholarships in the project „The dynamics of youth employment precarity: drivers, trajectories, and outcomes in a cross-national perspective”. The Ph.D. students will join the CNB-Young project team to conduct cross-national comparative analyses of precarious career sequences among young adults. Please feel free to forward this information to any potentially interested, eligible candidates!

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