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Empirical Social Research

The members of the department deal with the development of empirical research methods and the importance of empirical research in science.

Furthermore, the department conducts empirical research on current topics like: Educational inequalities, labor market and working conditions, social structure and social change in Austria, migration, health as well as family and generation-related issues and questions of deviant behavior are examined.

Institute of Sociology

Department of Empirical Social Sciences


Johannes Kepler Universität Linz
Altenberger Straße 69
4040 Linz


Kepler Building,Floor 2, Stair A

Office Hours

Mo -Do 08:30 - 11:30
und 13:00 - 15:00

Due to the current situation, we ask that you contact us in advance, as times can change at short notice.


+43 732 2468 7707





Recent Events and Publications of the Department of Empirical Social Sciences

Research Projects