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Prof. Dr.

Sarah Nies

Research Interests

Sociology of Work and Industry (esp. Digital Transformation of Work; Reorganization and Rationalization; Performance and Stress; Work and Subject). Theory of Capitalism, Technology and Science Studies, Qualitative Methods


Studies in Sociology in Munich and Cape Town. 2010 to 2021 Research Fellow at the ISF Munich - Institute for Social Science Research. 2010 to 2014 Doctoral Fellow of the Hans Böckler Foundation. 2013 Visiting Researcher at the University of Greenwich. 2015 PhD in Sociology at Friedrich Schiller University Jena. Deputy Professor of Social Developments and Structures at the Department of Sociology at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich. Since 2021 Professor of Sociology with a focus on digitalisation in the world of work at the University of Göttingen.

IFS-CUT 9862-01
Member of the Research Council
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