Welcome to the Academy of Sociology

The Academy of Sociology is a professional scientific association promoting analytical-empirical social science. It was founded in 2017, and at present has 270 members, the majority of whom are currently working at universities or research centers. The academy’s primary purpose is the advancement of analytical-empirical sociology, be it in research, teaching, or public outreach.

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AS Again Co-funds Academic Workshops

New Call for 2021 Available

Meta-scientific Programme to Analyse & Optimise Replicability

DFG Call for Proposals Now Out

Social Status, Cultural Taste & Trust

Findings From Incentivized Trust Games’ Experiments

Egocentric Network Analysis

The Impact of Using Virtual Tools

Checklist for Quantitative Social Science Articles

New AS Resource Paper

Intergenerational Mobility in Germany

Education as a Barrier for the Low Skilled?

Provision & Handling of Research Data

AS Guidelines Available in English

Selectivity of Asylum Decisions

Do Social & Cultural Capital Matter?

Parental Wealth & Educational Inequality

How Wealth Differences Impact Competencies in Primary Schools


September 24-25, 2020

Teaching Replication in the Social Sciences Workshop

Postponed to 2021

2020 Summer Institutes in Computational Social Science

October 8-9, 2020

Causality in the Social Sciences II Workshop

August 26-28, 2020

Environmental Social Sciences Workshop