Prof. Dr. Jürgen Schupp

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Schupp
Research Infrastructure
German Socio- Economic Panel study
Key activities
  • survey research,
  • survey methodology,
  • social inidicators research,
  • social stratification and inequality

    Publications at DIW Berlin

    Aufsätze referiert extern - ISI (5 / 2017)

    Changes in Life Satisfaction when Losing One's Spouse: Individual Differences in Anticipation, Reaction, Adaptation and Longevity in the German Socio-Economic Panel Study (SOEP)

    Frank J. Infurna, Maja Wiest, Denis Gerstorf, Nilam Ram, Jürgen Schupp, Gert G. Wagner, Jutta Heckhausen
    Aufsätze referiert extern - ISI (2017)

    The Linked Employer–Employee Study of the Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP-LEE): Content, Design and Research Potential

    Michael Weinhardt, Alexia Meyermann, Stefan Liebig, Jürgen Schupp
    DIW Economic Bulletin (16/17 / 2017)

    In 2016, around One-Third of People in Germany Donated for Refugees and Ten Percent Helped out on Site—yet Concerns Are Mounting

    Jannes Jacobsen, Philipp Eisnecker, Jürgen Schupp
    DIW Wochenbericht (13 / 2017)

    Gibt es auch eine "Rendite" kultureller Bildung?: Kommentar

    Jürgen Schupp

    Lectures at DIW Berlin

  • Vortrag Migration, Flucht und Integration. Potenziale und Herausforderungen für die Bildungsforschung : Wissenschaftliche Jahrestagung 2017 Leibniz-Forschungsverbund Bildungspotenziale (LERN)
    Berlin, 26.04.2017 - 27.04.2017

    Geflüchtete als Herausforderung für die empirischen Sozialforschung : methodisches Design und erste Ergebnisse der IAB-BAMF-SOEP-Flüchtlingsstudie
    Jürgen Schupp

  • Vortrag The International Conference on PIAAC and PIAAC-Longitudinal
    Mannheim, 05.04.2017 - 06.04.2017

    The Relationship between Cognitive Skills and Risk Aversion : New Evidence from German Panel Data
    Luise Burkhardt, Daniel D. Schnitzlein, Jürgen Schupp

  • Moderation

    Berlin Lunchtime Meeting: Impact of Migration on Income Levels in Advanced Economies
    Berlin, 31.01.2017
    Jürgen Schupp

  • Vortrag Soziologisches Institutskolloquium des Instituts für Soziologie der Martin Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
    Halle a. d. Saale, 25.01.2017

    Analysepotenziale zur Gesundheit mit dem Sozio-oekonomischen Panel (SOEP)
    Jürgen Schupp

  • Vortrag Geschlossene Gesellschaften : 38. Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Soziologie
    Bamberg, 26.09.2016 - 30.09.2016

    Einstellungen und soziales Engagement der Bevölkerung in Hinblick auf die aktuelle Flüchtlingszuwanderung - Entwicklungen im Jahr 2016 anhand des „Stimmungsbaromters zu Geflüchteten in Deutschland
    Jürgen Schupp, Philipp Simon Eisnecker

  • Research Projects

    Aktuelles Projekt

    Refugee Families in Germany (Geflüchtete Familien in Deutschland, GeFam)

    Themen: Arbeit und Beschäftigung, Demographie und Bevölkerung
    Aktuelles Projekt

    PIAAC-L: Cooperative project for the new longitudinal study PIAAC-L in Germany

    Themen: Education, Cultural Sector, Non-Profit Sector, Private Households and Families
    Aktuelles Projekt

    IAB-BAMF-SOEP Survey of Refugees in Germany

    Themen: Demographie und Bevölkerung
    Aktuelles Projekt

    Bonn Intervention Panel (BIP)

    Themen: Aktueller Schwerpunkt: Kinderbetreuung - Familien- und Bildungspolitik, Demographie und Bevölkerung
    Abgeschlossenes Projekt

    The “Discovery” of Youth’s Learning Potential Early in the Life Course

    Themen: Bildung, Kultursektor, Non-Profit-Sektor, Demographie und Bevölkerung, Private Haushalte und Familien
    Abgeschlossenes Projekt

    SOEP-LEE: The Linked Employer-Employee Survey of the Socio-Economic Panel Study

    Themen: Arbeit und Beschäftigung, Demographie und Bevölkerung
    Abgeschlossenes Projekt

    Social Closure and Hierarchization

    Themen: Bildung, Kultursektor, Non-Profit-Sektor, Methodenforschung, Private Haushalte und Familien
    Abgeschlossenes Projekt

    Neighbourhood Effects: The Analysis of individual rational behaviour in a social context

    Themen: Arbeit und Beschäftigung, Methodenforschung
    Abgeschlossenes Projekt

    Leibniz Network "Non-Cognitive Skills: Acquisition and Economic Consequences"

    Themen: Demographie und Bevölkerung
    Abgeschlossenes Projekt

    Cross-national Research on the Intergenerational Transmission of Advantage

    Themen: Demographie und Bevölkerung

    CV - Short Version

    Jürgen Schupp studied Economics and Sociology in Mainz and Frankfurt am Main, completing his diploma in Sociology at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University in Frankfurt in 1983. He then took over a position as Junior Research Associate at the University of Frankfurt in the German Research Foundation's Special Research Unit "Microanalytic Foundations of Social Policy" (Sfb 3).

    At the end of 1984, he transferred within the Special Research Unit into the project "Socio-Economic Panel", located at DIW Berlin under then-president Hans-Jürgen Krupp, and thereafter made a series of longer research visits to the USA and Great Britain. In 1994, he completed his doctorate at the Ruhr-University Bochum. He has worked closely with the Free University Berlin for many years as a visiting lecturer at the Institute for Sociology. He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in October 2000.

    In March 2006 Jürgen Schupp has been appointed Honorary Professor for Sociology in the Faculty of Political and Social Sciences at the Free University. 2009 to 2013 Vice-Dean of Graduates Studies at the DIW Graduate Center of Economic and Social Research. From 12/2005-03/2006 and 08-09/2006 Jürgen Schupp worked as Research Fellow at the Hanse Institute for Advanced Study (HWK) in Delmenhorst.

    As survey manager and deputy director of the longitudinal socio-economic panel study (SOEP), Jürgen Schupp has been responsible for planning the further development of SOEP as a survey instrument for many years.

    From February 2011 to December 2012 he served as Interim Head of Research Unit Socio-Economic Panel Study (SOEP). In February 2013 he was appointed as Director of Research Unit Socio-Economic Panel Study (SOEP). Since September 2013, Jürgen Schupp has held the position of Full Professor of Sociology with a focus on empirical social research at the Free University of Berlin in cooperation with DIW Berlin.