Completed Projects

 

Cultural Interactions between Muslim Immigrants and Receiving Societies (EURISLAM)

Head
Prof. Dr. Ruud Koopmans, Prof. Jean Tillie (Universiteit van Amsterdam); Prof. Dirk Jacobs (Université Libre de Bruxelles), Prof. Paul Statham (University of Bristol), Prof. Marco Giugni (Université de Genève), Prof. Manlio Cinalli (Sciences Po Paris),

Staff
Prof. Dr. Sarah CarolProf. Dr. Ines Michalowski, Evelyn Ersanilli, PhD (University of Oxford); Prof. Jonathan Laurence (Boston College)

Duration: 2009 - 2016
Funding: European Commission, 7th Framework Programme

 

ARBEIT: Die Rolle von Diskriminierung für die Arbeitsmarktsituation von jungen Personen mit Migrationshintergrund

Head
Prof. Dr. Ruud Koopmans, Herbert Brücker (IAB), Frank Kalter (MZES)

Staff
Ruta YemaneLara Aithal, David Kretschmer (MZES)

Duration: 2018 - 2019
Funding: Bundesministerium für Familie, Senioren, Frauen und Jugend (BMFSFJ)

 

Growth, Equal Opportunities, Migration, and Markets (GEMM)

Head
Prof. Dr. Ruud KoopmansDr. Susanne Veit

Staff
Ruta Yemane

Duration: 2015 - 2019
Funding: Horizon 2020 of the European Commission

 

RADIKAL: Religiöser Extremismus und Radikalisierung aus Migrations- und Integrationstheoretischer Perspektive

Head
Prof. Dr. Ruud Koopmans, Prof. Dr. Andreas Zick (IKG)

Staff
Eylem Kanol, La Toya Waha (IKG)

Duration: 2017 - 2019
Funding: Bundesministerium für Familie, Senioren, Frauen und Jugend (BMFSFJ)

 

Evangelical Missions and Democratic Values

Head
Anselm Frieder Hager, Ph.D.

Duration: 2014 - 2017
Funding: Center for the Study of Development Strategies (through Columbia University)

 

Contested Boundaries: Explaining Where Ethno-Racial Diversity Provokes Neighbourhood Conflict

Head
Prof. Dr. Merlin Schaeffer, Joscha Legewie (New York University)

Duration: 2013 - 2015
Funding: WZB

 

Over-Education among Immigrants in Germany

Head
Prof. Dr. Ruud Koopmans

Staff
Verena Seibel

Duration: 2011 - 2015
Funding: Berlin Graduate School of Social Sciences (BGSS), Humboldt Universität zu Berlin

 

Projects completed before 2015
 

Ethnic Diversity and Social Cohesion in Germany

Head
Prof. Dr. Bram Lancee

Duration: 2011 - 2013
Funding: Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung

 

The Heuristic Potential of Models of Citizenship and Immigrant Integration for International Comparisons

Head
Prof. Dr. Ines Michalowski

Duration: 2009 - 2012
Funding: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (Nachwuchswissenschaftlernetzwerk)

 

Ethnic Diversity, Social Trust and Civic Engagement

Head
Prof. Dr. Ruud Koopmans

Staff
Prof. Dr. Merlin SchaefferDr. Susanne VeitAnna Ute Dunkel

Duration: 2008 - 2012
Funding: Bundesministerium für Familie, Senioren, Frauen und Jugend

 

Ethnic Educational Inequality: The Role of Neighbourhood Contexts

Head
Dr. Fenella Fleischmann, Prof. Karen Phalet (University of Leuven), Patrick Deboosere (Vrije Universiteit Brussel), Karel Neels (University of Antwerpen)

Duration: 2007 - 2012
Funding: WZB

 

The Role of Group Competition and Cultural Group Composition in the Provision of Public Goods: An Evolutionary Approach

Head
Prof. Dr. Ruud Koopmans, Prof. Jeroen van den Bergh, PhD (Universidad de Barcelona), Susanne Rebers, PhD (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam); Dr. Julian Garcia (Universiteit van Amsterdam)

Duration: 2005 - 2012
Funding: Dutch Science Foundation

 

Zweiter Integrationsindikatorenbericht der Beauftragten der Bundesregierung für Migration, Flüchtlinge und Integration

Head
Prof. Dr. Ruud Koopmans

Staff
Jutta Höhne

Duration: 2011
Funding: Die Beauftragte der Bundesregierung für Migration, Flüchtlinge und Integration

 

Switzerland: A Nation-State or a Multi-National State?

Head
Prof. Dr. Marc Helbling, Nenad Stojanovic (Center for Democracy Aarau)

Duration: 2009 - 2011
Funding: Swiss National Science Foundation, Center for Democracy Aarau, Center for Comparative and International Studies University and ETH Zurich

 

Germanophobia in Switzerland

Head
Prof. Dr. Marc Helbling

Duration: 2009 - 2011
Funding: WZB

 

Islamophobia in Western Europe and North America

Head
Prof. Dr. Marc Helbling, Prof. Dietlind Stolle (McGill University), Allison Harell (Queen's University)

Duration: 2009 - 2011
Funding: WZB

 

Interethnic Contact and Residential Segregation

Head
Prof. Dr. Elmar Schlüter, Dr. Johannes Ullrich (Goethe-University Frankfurt), Dr. Peter Schmidt (Philipps-University Marburg)

Duration: 2009 - 2011
Fundiung: University of Giessen

 

Mass Media Influences on Anti-Immigrant Attitudes

Head
Prof. Dr. Elmar Schlüter, Dr. Eldad Davidov (University of Zurich)

Duration: 2009 - 2011
Funding: WZB

 

Religion among Muslim Minorities in Europe: Structural Integration, Religious Socialisation and Religious Identities

Head
Dr. Fenella Fleischmann, Prof. Karen Phalet (University of Leuven), Derya Güngör (University of Leuven), Olivier Klein (Université Libre de Bruxelles)

Duration: 2007 - 2011
Funding: WZB

 

Ethnic Diversity and Attitudes towards Immigrants: Evidence for Threat or Contact Effects?

Head
Prof. Dr. Elmar Schlüter, Ulrich Wagner (Marburg University, Germany), Peer Scheepers (Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands)

Duration: 2009 - 2010
Funding: WZB

 

Restructuring Political Conflict in the Age of Globalisation

Head
Prof. Dr. Marc Helbling, Hanspeter Kriesi (University of Zurich), Edgar Grande (University of Munich), Martin Dolezal (University of Vienna), Swen Hutter (University of Munich), Dominic Hoeglinger (University of Zurich), Bruno Wüest (University of Zurich)

Duration: 2006 - 2010
Funding: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (SFB 536), Schweizerischer Nationalfonds zur Förderung der Wissenschaftlichen Forschung

 

Pim Fortuyn: The Evolution of a Media Phenomenon

Head
Prof. Dr. Ruud Koopmans, Jasper C. Muis (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

Duration: 2006 - 2010
Funding: WZB

 

VEIL- Values, Equality and Differences in Liberal Democracies; Debates over Female Muslim Headscarves in Europe

Head
Prof. Dr. Ruud Koopmans, Doutje N. Lettinga (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

Duration: 2006 - 2010
Funding: WZB

 

The Transformation of Political Mobilisation and Communication in European Public Spheres (EUROPUB)

Head
Prof. Dr. Ruud Koopmans

Duration: 2000 - 2010
Funding: European Commission, 5th Framework Programme (1 400 000 Euro)

 

Erster Indikatorenbericht "Integration in Deutschland"

Head
Prof. Dr. Ruud KoopmansProf. Dr. Rahim Hajji, Dr. Dietrich Engels (ISG Köln)

Staff
Jutta Höhne, Miriam Martin (ISG Köln); Friedrich Scheller (ISG Köln)

Duration: 2008 - 2009
Funding: Beauftragten der Bundesregierung für Migration, Flüchtlinge und Integration