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 more than 350 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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Urban Green Space Usage & Life Satisfaction During the Pandemic

New Paper by Refisch, Kurz & Hartmann

New AS-Board 2024-25 elected

General Assembly took place in Jan. 2024

Hans Albert passed
Criteria of Research Quality in Sociology

Guidance by Otte, Sawert, Brüderl, Kley, Kroneberg & Rohlfing

AS 2023 Dissertation Award

… Goes to Dr Bujar Aruqai!

Call: Visiting Fellowships 2024

Deadline: Oct. 31, 2023

Working Group ‘Methodology of the Social Sciences’


Oct. 28-31, 2024

META-REP 2024 Conference Munich: CfA out

Dec. 20, 2023, 5.45 PM

Thomas Leopold (Köln): “Beyond the Nuclear Family”

Dec. 13, 2023, 5.45 PM

Daniel McFarland (Stanford): “Homo Academicus Stanfordiensis”

Nov. 15, 2023, 5.45 PM

Marita Jacob (University of Cologne): “Unlocking Equal Opportunities”

Winter 2023/24

New Lecture Program at ISS, Uni Cologne