Dr. Paula Protsch
Research fellow, WZB, Research Unit "Skill Formation and Labor Markets"
10/2016 - 11/2016 Visiting scholar, University of Sydney
2011-2016 Research fellow, WZB, Bridging Project "Recruitment Behavior of Companies in Vocational Training and Labor Markets"
2013- 2015 Fellowship "College for Interdisciplinary Educational Research" (www.ciderweb.org)
12/2012 Dr. phil. in Sociology (FU Berlin). Winner of the Ernst Reuter Award, PhD award of the research network "Sociology of Education" of the German Sociological Association (DGS) and the Friedrich Edding Award for Research in Vocational Education and Training
02/2010 - 05/2010 Visiting Pre-Doctoral Fellow, Center for Research on Inequalities and the Life Course (CIQLE), Yale University
2005/2008 Bachelor/Master of Arts in Social Science (HU Berlin)
Protsch, Paula/Solga, Heike (2017): "Going across Europe for an Apprenticeship? A Factorial Survey Experiment on Employers' Hiring Preferences in Germany". In: Journal of European Social Policy 27(4): 387–399
Protsch, Paula (2017): Getting a Foot in the Door. How Organisational Characteristics Shape Recruitment Decisions in the Dual Apprenticeship System". In: Journal of Education and Work 30(6): 585-598
Matching Young People to Apprenticeships in Challenging Times - Employers' Recruitment and Selection Practices in the German Apprenticeship Market (DFG Project)
Mismatch in the Labor Market (A PIAAC-Leibniz-Network - Modul)
Recruitment Behavior of Companies in Vocational Training and Labor Markets
(Bridging Project with the Research Unit Market Behavior)
Doctoral research fellow within the project The “Discovery” of Youth’s Learning Potential Early in the Life Course (funded by the Jacobs-Foundation)
Research Objective B: The Discovery of Youth’s Learning Potential in Vocational Training and Labor Markets