Dr. Marc Torka

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Research fields

Sociology of Science, the Professions and Higher Education

CV

Education

2009 PhD in Sociology, University of Bielefeld. Thesis: “The Projectification of Research”. Ulrich-Teichler-Prize 2010 for outstanding doctoral thesis in Higher Education Studies, German Society for Higher Education Studies.

2001 Masters in Sociology and Political Science, University of Tübingen

1999 Bachelor in Sociology, Political Sciences and Social Anthropology, University of Tübingen

Academic Career

2019-2020 Research Fellow, German Research Foundation. Project: "International Comparison of Doctoral Training Practices"

since 2018 Lecturer and tutor, Department of Sociology, Macquarie University, Sydeny

since 2017 Honorary Associate, Department of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Sydney

4/2013 - 8/2016 Chief Investigator "Professional PhD Supervision", Insitute for Social Research, Goethe University Frankfurt am Main

12/2014 - 11/2015 Visiting Fellow, Sydney Democracy Network, University of Sydney, Australia

2013-2014 Lecturer Humboldt University Berlin

2010 - 2012 Lecturer Bielefeld University

since 2007 WZB-Research Group “Science Policy Studies”

2003 - 2006 PhD Fellow, Graduate School “Entering the Knowledge Society: Institutional and Epistemic Changes in the Knowledge Production”, Institute for Science and Technology Studies (IWT), University of Bielefeld

Selected Publications

Torka, M., Mintzes, B., Bhasale, A., Fabbri, A., Perry, L., Lexchin, J. (2019). Secret safety warnings on medicines: A case study of information access requests. Pharmacoepidemiology & Drug Safety, 1–5. https://doi.org/10.1002/pds.4762

Matthies, H., & Torka, M. (2019). Academic Habitus and Institutional Change: Comparing Two Generations of German Scholars. Minerva, 1-27. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11024-019-09370-9

Torka, M. (2018). Projectification of Doctoral Training? How Research Fields Respond to a New Funding Regime. Minerva, 56(1), 59-83. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11024-018-9342-8

Krücken, G., Kosmützky, A., Torka, M. (Eds.) (2007): Towards a Multiversity? Universities between Global Trends and National Traditions. Bielefeld: transcript, 264 S.

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