I work on the following research areas:

Migration & Integration

  • Demographic processes & social integration of international migrants in Germany and Europe
  • Living arrangements & partnerships of migrants
  • Fertility & family dynamics of migrants
  • Health & well-being of migrants
  • Migration-specific differences in the education process

Family & Fertility

  • Family Sociology & Demography
  • Fertility & family dynamics across the life course
  • Fertility desires, intentions & expectations
  • Causes and consequences of the application of reproductive medicine

For more details, please see my publications.

Current research projects

Reproductive justice? The legalisation of egg donation from a social and legal perspective

Medically assisted reproduction in German

The pandemic of loneliness in Germany