The focus of our research is on the topic of work. It is examined from structural, individual and cultural points of view.
Current and future research is conducted in the following areas:
- Studies on the topic of work:
Will I ever get a job? – Comparison between long-term and short-term unemployed academics, Roxana Paz & Achim Hättich, Networking for Jobs (NFJ), Zurich.
- Conferences and know-how transfer:
Metropolis conferences in Milano, Copenhagen and The Hague, ZHAW continuing education course for career counselors, presentation of research project at the Geographical Institute of the University of Zurich and the Sociological Institute of the University of Basel, consulting on equal opportunity campaign for HQM from third countries for HEKS, various professional appearances for vocational and information centers throughout the Canton of Zurich, continuing education workshop for biz career counselors.