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IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar: Area- and individual-level socioeconomic deprivation and dementia risk in the UK Biobank
Event date: Monday, 25 October 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Matthias Klee

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Séminaire « pédagogie et psychanalyse » | Séance : La violence
Event date: Wednesday, 12 February 2020
Hour:  19:00 21:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, Bâtiment des Sciences, Salle BS 1.04
ORBIT Open Day
Event date: Tuesday, 25 February 2020
Hour:  15:00 19:00
Place:  Black Box, Campus Belval, Maison des Sciences Humaines 11, Porte des Sciences L-4366 Esch-sur-Alzette
Effects of competition on universities. Building on the case of French universities
Event date: Tuesday, 10 March 2020
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  Luxemburg Learning Center Hub 2.02
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Christine Musselin
SEMILUX - Monthly Seminar
Event date: Wednesday, 15 April 2020
Hour:  15:30 16:30
Building reliable bibliometric indicators for measuring research performance
Event date: Tuesday, 28 April 2020
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  Remote Session
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Glänzel
remote session monthly seminar SEMILUX
Event date: Wednesday, 06 May 2020
Hour:  15:30 16:30
Speaker: Michel Beine, University of Luxembourg
Remote Session: Research on research: An overview of the landscape and its connections to research policy
Event date: Tuesday, 12 May 2020
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Ludo Waltman Deputy Director, Professor of Quantitative Science Studies at the Centre for Science and Technology Studies at Leiden University, The Netherlands
Lecture Series “Science of Science in the Spotlight”
Event date: Tuesday, 09 June 2020
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Speaker: Dr. Chaomei Chen, Professor of Information Science at Drexel University, USA
SEMILUX - Monthly Seminar
Event date: Wednesday, 10 June 2020
Hour:  15:30 16:30
Academic promotions announced
Published on Friday, 26 June 2020
The University of Luxembourg is pleased to announce the following academic promotions.
SEMILUX a remote session
Event date: Wednesday, 01 July 2020
Hour:  15:30 16:30
Speaker: Daniel Oesch, University of Lausanne
Webinar: Professionalisierung durch Reflexion
Event date: Friday, 03 July 2020
Hour:  13:00 16:00
Place:  Online-Webinar
Online Seminar Semilux. Consumption taxes and income inequality. An international perspective with microsimulation
Event date: Wednesday, 16 September 2020
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Elvire Guillaud, University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne
SEMILUX Winter Programme
Event date: Wednesday, 16 September 2020
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Elvire Guillaud, PSE Paris 1 (co-authors: Julien Blasco, and Michaël Zemmour)
Lecture Series “Science of Science in the Spotlight”
Event date: Tuesday, 22 September 2020
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Speaker: Dr. Cassidy R. Sugimoto
“Migration, Labor Market and PISA“
Event date: Monday, 12 October 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Maximilian Schiele
SEMILUX Winter Program
Event date: Wednesday, 14 October 2020
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Liat Raz-Yurovich, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (co-author: Ive Marx)
Doctoral Research Seminar - Higher education trajectories
Event date: Wednesday, 21 October 2020
Hour:  15:30 16:15
Speaker: Christina Haas
“Science of Science in the Spotlight”
Event date: Tuesday, 27 October 2020
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Speaker: Dr. Vincent Larivière - Professor of Information Science at Université de Montréal, Canada
Beyond school effects: the impact of private schooling differentiation and standardization of school systems on achievement inequality in Latin America
Event date: Monday, 02 November 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Francisco Ceron
Doctoral Research Seminar - Reading aloud in Human-Computer Interaction
Event date: Wednesday, 04 November 2020
Hour:  15:30 16:15
Place:  virtual or in-person
Speaker: Svenja Heuser
Brown Bag Seminar IRSEI
Event date: Monday, 09 November 2020
Hour:  1:00 14:00
Speaker: Lucas Nonnenmacher
LuxERA Conference 2020 - Tackling educational inequalities in Luxembourg and beyond
Event date: Wednesday, 11 November 2020
Hour:  14:00 12-11 | 12:00
Speaker: Keynote: Prof Dr Beng Huat See - Durham University
SEMILUX Winter Semester
Event date: Wednesday, 11 November 2020
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Patrick Präg, ENSAE Paris
SEMILUX returns, remotely!
Event date: Wednesday, 11 November 2020
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Patrick Präg, ENSAE Paris
Séminaire "pédagogie et psychanalyse" - Année académique 2020-2021
Published on Wednesday, 18 November 2020
Comment être à l’écoute et rencontrer le jeune dans ses difficultés et ses souffrances?
Online Seminar: Religion ist so überflüssig wie Musik
Published on Wednesday, 18 November 2020
In seinem neuesten Werk „Den Himmel zum Sprechen bringen“ skizziert Peter Sloterdijk in seinem ihm eigenen Stil Aspekte der Entwicklung und Spezifizität des religiösen Narrativs.
PhD Conference in Social Sciences
Event date: Thursday, 19 November 2020
Hour:  9:00 18:00
Séminaire « pédagogie et psychanalyse » | Séance : Acquisition du langage
Event date: Wednesday, 25 November 2020
Hour:  19:00 21:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, Bâtiment des Sciences, Salle BS 0.04
Speaker: Dr. Jean-Marie Weber (Université du Luxembourg)
Partnership transitions at older ages and cognitive ageing
Event date: Monday, 30 November 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Anja Leist
Citizen science for more sustainable governance of freshwater ecosystems: a discussion of the current data processing network on water & Conceptualising Systemic Sustainability Dialogue trough design-based research
Event date: Wednesday, 02 December 2020
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Karl Arthur Pickar & Bo Manuel Raber
Brown Bag Seminar
Event date: Monday, 07 December 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Fabiana Ribeiro
Workshop Work-Life Balance in crisis times and beyond
Event date: Thursday, 10 December 2020
Hour:  10:00 16:00
Identifying modifiable social and behavioral risk factors for cognitive decline
Event date: Monday, 14 December 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Matthias Klee
SEMILUX Winter Semester
Event date: Wednesday, 16 December 2020
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Patricia McMullin, University of Turku
Inequality of Opportunity
Event date: Monday, 04 January 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Philippe Van Kerm
SEMILUX Winter Semester
Event date: Wednesday, 13 January 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Lucas Chancel, World Inequality Lab; Sciences Po
Séminaire « pédagogie et psychanalyse » | Séance : La justice
Event date: Wednesday, 13 January 2021
Hour:  19:00 21:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, Bâtiment des Sciences, Salle BS 0.04
Speaker: Dr. Jean-Marie Weber (Université du Luxembourg)
Comparison of distributions with new methods
Event date: Monday, 18 January 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Louis Chauvel
Changes in neighborhood-level socioeconomic disadvantage and older Americans’ cognitive functioning
Event date: Monday, 25 January 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Jason Settels
BROWN BAG SEMINAR - Unequal dialogues: evaluating adolescent learning using cross-national data from PISA
Event date: Monday, 01 February 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Emily Murphy
Positional education return in labour markets in highly unequal countries
Event date: Monday, 08 February 2021
Hour:  13:00 13:00
Speaker: Francisco Ceron
IRSEI BROWN BAG SEMINAR: Higher Education Expansion and Its Implications for Earnings Inequality in High-income Countries: Lessons from the Luxembourg Income Study
Event date: Monday, 15 February 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Petra Sauer, LIS-LISER
Does Online Dating Challenge Gendered Marital Practices
Event date: Wednesday, 17 February 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Gina Potarca, University of Geneva
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar: Machine learning approaches in the Social and Health Sciences
Event date: Monday, 22 February 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Anja Leist
Inequalities in science: A study of Major Research Collaboration Types and Their Implications for Academic Careers
Event date: Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Marek Kwiek - Director of the Center for Public Policy Studies, UNESCO Chair in Institutional Research and Higher Education Policy, University of Poznan, Poland
IRSEI BROWN BAG SEMINAR: Public support for wealth tax policies in Covid-19 times: Evidence from Luxembourg
Event date: Monday, 01 March 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Javier Olivera, LISER
DSOC Lecture Series: Inequalities in access in Higher Education
Event date: Wednesday, 03 March 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Anna Mountford-Zimdars, University of Exeter
Islam and Human Rights. Rethinking Universalism and Justice in a Fragmented World
Event date: Thursday, 04 March 2021
Hour:  9:00 6:00
Exceptional Brown Bag Seminar: Rudi Balling, LCSB: Are neurodegenerative diseases the diabetes of the brain?
Event date: Monday, 08 March 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker:  Rudi Balling, LCSB
Religionsgespenster: Die religionskritischen Sphären des Peter Sloterdijk
Event date: Tuesday, 09 March 2021
Hour:  18:30 20:00
Place:  Online-Vortrag (Webex)
Speaker: Univ. Prof. Dr. Gregor Maria Hoff (Universität Salzburg)
IRSEI Brown Bag seminar: The top wealth to income ratio (TWIR): A measurement of extreme economic inequality at the pinnacle of society
Event date: Monday, 15 March 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Louis Chauvel
SEMILUX Seminar: Housing: The Underappreciated Policy Tool for Generational Equity
Event date: Wednesday, 17 March 2021
Hour:  15:30 07-03 | 17:00
Speaker: Lindsay Flynn, University of Luxembourg
IRSEI Brown Bag seminar: Presentation of the imerse project on social assistance in Luxembourg
Event date: Monday, 22 March 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Philippe Van Kerm
DSOC Lecture Series: Intergenerational Reproduction of Inequality in the Transition to Adulthood in the U.S. Context
Event date: Wednesday, 24 March 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Jeylan T. Mortimer, University of Minnesota
Initial Progress on the Science of Science
Event date: Wednesday, 31 March 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Place:  Remote Session
Speaker: Dr. Dashun Wang - Associate Professor of Management and Organizations at the Kellogg School of Management, and the McCormick School of Engineering, Northwestern University, USA
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar: An Intersectional Analysis of the Gendered Interactions between Job Security, Age, and Education in their Impacts upon Job Satisfaction
Event date: Monday, 12 April 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Jason Settels
Uni includes citizens in study for more sustainable water governance
Published on Wednesday, 14 April 2021
For the second edition of WaterBlitz Luxembourg, researchers at the University of Luxembourg and their partner Earthwatch invite residents to contribute to the analysis of fresh water in Luxembourg...
SEMILUX Seminar: Early selection and social inequality of educational outcomes: reforms and mechanisms
Event date: Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Herman van de Werfhorst, University of Amsterdam
Adolescents’ health in Luxembourg: the 2018 HBSC report publication
Published on Monday, 19 April 2021
The 2018 report on the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) international survey has just been published. The HBSC survey is organised every four years under the aegis of the World Healt...
IRSEI Brown Bag seminar: Retirement transition and changes in cognitive functioning. A longitudinal analysis using KLoSA data
Event date: Monday, 19 April 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Jung Hyun Kim
UNESCO Chair in Human Rights: Understanding Institutional Racism in Comparative Perspective: From Lesson-drawing to an Agenda for Change
Event date: Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Hour:  15:00 19:30
Speaker: Robert Harmsen, Gary Younge, Debra Thompson, Halleh Ghorashi, Sandrine Gashonga
Balancing the European Central Bank’s independence and accountability
Published on Wednesday, 21 April 2021
The project EMULEG is one of six new interdisciplinary research projects which received multi-year funding in the context of the Audacity funding instrument of the University’s Institute for Advanc...
Social Science Department Lecture Series: New Parties and Illiberalism in Central Europe and Beyond
Event date: Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Tim Haughton, University of Birmingham
IRSEI Brown Bag seminar: Presentation of the YAC project on adolescents during the COVID-19 pandemic
Event date: Monday, 26 April 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Robin Samuel
PhD Defense Christina Haas
Event date: Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Speaker: Christina Haas
The phenomenal speed of innovation during the COVID pandemic - lessons learned from the crisis
Event date: Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Dominique Foray - Professor of Economics and Management of Innovations, Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar: Unequal talk: Universal social class differences in parent-child dialogue and educational achievement
Event date: Monday, 03 May 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Emily Murphy
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar: Hiring Discrimination Against Foreigners in Multi-Ethnic Labor Markets: Does Recruiter Nationality Matter? Evidence from a Factorial Survey Experiment in Luxembourg
Event date: Monday, 10 May 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Tamara Gutfleisch
Social Science Department Lecture Series: Lives in Welfare States: Life courses and social inequality in four European countries
Event date: Wednesday, 12 May 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Anette Fasang, Humboldt University Berlin
COVID-19: Saving lives or saving the economy?
Published on Monday, 17 May 2021
A study conducted by Dr Christophe Lesschaeve, Prof. Josip Glaurdić, and Dr Michal Mochtak from the Department of Social science looks into the public attitudes towards the difficult trade-off impo...
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar: Investigating risk factor trajectories and their association with trajectories of cognitive decline
Event date: Monday, 17 May 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Matthias Klee
Paradoxes of the globally embedded university: Lessons from the identity practices of Israeli higher education organizations
Event date: Wednesday, 19 May 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Speaker: Dr. Gili S. Drori - Associate Professor, Chair of the Department of Sociology & Anthropology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
SEMILUX Seminar: How welfare-state regime shapes the gap in subjective wellbeing between people with and without disability
Event date: Wednesday, 26 May 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Andreas Hadjar, University of Luxembourg
IRSEI Brown Bag seminar: Predicting standardized test scores with machine learning
Event date: Monday, 31 May 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Thiago Chaves
Well-being and health of young people in Luxembourg
Published on Wednesday, 16 June 2021
How do young people in Luxembourg rate their well-being and health – what do well-being and health mean to them and what do they do about it? The “National Report on the Situation of Youth in Luxem...
SEMILUX Seminar: Climate change, global inequality and migration
Event date: Wednesday, 16 June 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Frédéric Docquier, LISER
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar: Mrs. Anouk Geraets
Event date: Thursday, 17 June 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Mrs. Anouk Geraets
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar: The Impact of Restricting Fixed-Term Contracts on Labor and Skill Demand
Event date: Monday, 21 June 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Kostas Tatsiramos
Data Sharing - variously shaped research practices
Event date: Wednesday, 30 June 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Speaker: Dr. Eva Barlösius - Professor for Macrosociology, Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar - What’s a normal weight?
Event date: Monday, 05 July 2021
Hour:  12:00 13:00
Speaker: Matthias Kern, University of Utrecht
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar - Code reviewing in quantitative research projects
Event date: Monday, 12 July 2021
Hour:  12:00 13:00
Speaker: Anja Leist
New IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar - A New Framework for Accounting for Distributional Differences in Incomes
Event date: Monday, 19 July 2021
Hour:  12:00 13:00
Speaker: Denisa Sologon, LISER
Understanding Chinese science: new perspectives from scientometrics and research policy
Event date: Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Speaker: Dr. Lin Zhang - Professor at the School of Information management, Wuhan University, China
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar - Income changes and political trust in Russia (2003-2012)
Event date: Monday, 30 August 2021
Hour:  12:00 19-08 | 13:00
Speaker: Anastasiya Lisina
BROWN BAG Seminar: Area-level deprivation and dementia risk in the UK Biobank
Event date: Monday, 20 September 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Matthias Klee
BROWN Bag Seminar: Increasing property wealth inequality in an era of widening homeownership: the case of Dudelange (1842-2018)
Event date: Monday, 27 September 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Antoine Paccoud (LISER)
SEMILUX seminar: The Return of Inequality
Event date: Wednesday, 29 September 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Mike Savage - London School of Economics (International Inequalities Institute)
BROWN BAG Seminar: Post-retirement work and cognitive functioning
Event date: Monday, 04 October 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Jung Hyun Kim
BROWN BAG Seminar: Francesca Subioli (University of Roma La Sapienza)
Event date: Monday, 11 October 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Francesca Subioli (University of Roma La Sapienza)
Frederick A. Schulze - The US Mission in Afghanistan: A First-Hand Account
Event date: Tuesday, 12 October 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Speaker: Frederick A. Schulze - US Department of Defense official (retired)
SEMILUX Seminar: ‘Social inequalities in higher education and beyond: new evidence from sibling data’
Event date: Wednesday, 13 October 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Cristina Iannelli - University of Edinburgh
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar: Systematic Selection and Its Consequences in the Context of Inequality
Event date: Monday, 18 October 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Maximilian Schiele
DSOC Lecture Series: Cultural Capital and Health
Event date: Wednesday, 20 October 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Thomas Abel - University of Bern, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM)
DSOC Lecture Series: Thomas Abel - Cultural Capital and Health
Event date: Wednesday, 20 October 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Thomas Abel - University of Bern, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM)
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar: Area- and individual-level socioeconomic deprivation and dementia risk in the UK Biobank
Event date: Monday, 25 October 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Matthias Klee
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar
Event date: Monday, 08 November 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: TBC
LuxERA, Emerging Researchers' Conference 2021
Event date: Wednesday, 10 November 2021
Hour:  13:00 11-11 | 14:00
Speaker: Dr. Saneeya Qureshi University of Liverpool
LUXERA 10-11 November 2021
Event date: Wednesday, 10 November 2021
Hour:  14:00 11-11 | 14:00
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar
Event date: Monday, 15 November 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: TBC
DSOC Lecture Series/SEMILUX : Social Policy and Social Inequalities in Transitioning to Decarbonized Energy Systems
Event date: Wednesday, 17 November 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Jason Beckfield - Harvard University
BROWN BAG Seminar: Ariane Bertogg (University of Konstanz)
Event date: Monday, 22 November 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Ariane Bertogg (University of Konstanz)
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar
Event date: Monday, 22 November 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Ariane Bertogg - (University of Konstanz)
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar
Event date: Monday, 06 December 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Petra Sauer, LIS-LISER, Krzysztof Czarnecki, visiting scholar at LISER
DSOC Lecture Series: Information barriers, nudging and educational inequality: evidence from randomized trials
Event date: Wednesday, 08 December 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Carlo Barone, SciencesPo, Paris, Observatoire Sociologique du Changement
BROWN BAG Seminar: Jason Settels
Event date: Monday, 13 December 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Jason Settels - The Role of Country-Level Availability and Generosity of Healthcare Services, and Old-Age Ageism for Missed Healthcare during the COVID-19 Pandemic Control Measures in Europe
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar: The Role of Country-Level Availability and Generosity of Healthcare Services, and Old-Age Ageism for Missed Healthcare during the COVID-19 Pandemic Control Measures in Europe
Event date: Monday, 13 December 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Jason Settels
SEMILUX Seminar: ‘Migrant integration in comparative perspective’
Event date: Wednesday, 15 December 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Carolina Zuccotti, University Carlos III Madrid
SEMILUX Seminar
Event date: Wednesday, 19 January 2022
Hour:  15:30 17:00