Supervision & Teaching

Supervision Topics:

I welcome supervising MSc, PhD and Postdoc researchers on areas like:

- Intergenerational Inequalities and Child Well-Being

- Families, Gender Relations and Work-Family Balance 

- Life Course and Social Demography

- Time Use

- Cross-National Research

- Quantitative Methods, Experimental Designs & Mixed-Methods 


- 2019/21: Cadhla McDonnell (Trinity College Dublin); 'Researching and Promoting Positive Adult and Child Mental Health and Wellbeing in Lone-Parent Families'. Role: Postdoc project supervision (Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions, IRC COFUND, CAROLINE).

- 2019/23: Laura Barbonetti (Trinity College Dublin). Topic: 'Social Inequalities, Life Course and Child Development'. Role: PhD Supervision.

- 2019/23: Melissa Bohnert (Trinity College Dublin). Topic: 'Child Digital Engagement, Stratification Processes and Well-Being'. Role: PhD Supervision.

- 2013/19: 8 BA/MSc final dissertation projects (7 at Trinity College Dublin: 1 at University of Amsterdam).

Further Project Mentoring:

- 2018/19: Sara Bojarczuk (Trinity College Dublin); 'Social Inequalities in Child Daily Lives (CHILDTIMES)'. Role: Mentoring of the project pilot.

Courses Taught:


-  'Comparative Sociology of Europe'. Trinity College Dublin, BA (44 hours).  

-  'Gender, Work and Family'. BA. Trinity College Dublin, BA (44 hours).  

-  'Introduction to Sociology'. BA. Trinity College Dublin, BA (44 hours).

-  'Undergraduate Dissertation Course'. Trinity College Dublin, BA (22 hours).


- ‘Concepts and Research in Political Science and Sociology’ . EUI, Florence, PhD (8 hours). 

- ‘Family Demography’. University College London, Institute of Education, BA (3 hours). 

- 'Quantitative Methods’. University College London, Institute of Education, BA (3 hours).


- ‘Foundations of Comparative Sociology’. EUI, PhD (4 hours).


-  ‘Education,   Stratification  and  Life Course’ . University of Amsterdam, BA (2 hours).

- 'Relationships, Cohesion and Inequalities’. University of Amsterdam, MSc (4 hours).


- ‘Quantitative Methods in Social Policy’ . Pompeu Fabra University, MA (40 hours).

- ‘Social Stratification’. Pompeu Fabra University, BA (40 hours).


-  ‘Introduction  to  Sociology’. Pompeu  Fabra University, BA (80 hours).

- ‘Labor Market Sociology’ . Pompeu  Fabra University, BA (10 hours).