Academic Services

Event preparation

Joint preparation of a kick-off event for BUNAVIA, a longitudinal, interdisciplinary cohort study at the Jacobs Center for Productive Youth Development, University of Zurich.

Series Organization

Initiator and chair of the “Opportunities for Interdisciplinary Teaching Program (OFIT)” in the Humanities and Social Sciences, at the University of California, Berkeley.

Journal Reviewer

European Journal of Population, Journal of Mixed Methods Research, Demographic Research, Population Research and Policy Review, Journal of Economic Issues, Swiss Journal of Sociology, Journal of Global Mobility, and Working Paper LIVES Series

Book Reviewer

The Economics of Creativity: Art and Achievement under Uncertainty, by Pierre-Michel Menger.
Gendered Tradeoffs. Family, Social Policy, and Economic Inequality in Twenty-One Countries by Becky Pettit and Jennifer L. Hook.


Board of editors, LIVES Working Paper Series, NCCR LIVES, Universities of Lausanne and Geneva, 2011–2013
Board of editors, PAVIE Working Papers (Parcours de Vie – Life Course Unit), University of Lausanne, 2010


Member, American Sociological Association (ASA)
Member, Population Association of America (PAA)
Member, Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics (SASE)
Member, European Association for Population Studies (EAPS)
Board Member, Humanities and Social Sciences Association (HSSA), UC Berkeley
Member, European Sociological Association (ESA)
Board Member of Research Network, Gender Relations on the Labor Market and the Welfare State, 2013
Swiss Sociological Society (SGS), 2009-2013
Member of the Centre of Excellence, Vienna University of Economics and Business, 2007
International Union for the Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP)
Member of Working Group for International Development Cooperation, University of Vienna, 2000