Recently published

  • Scheibelhofer, E., Holzinger, C., & Draxl, A. (2023). Confronting Racialised Power Asymmetries in the Interview Setting: Positioning Strategies of Highly Qualified Migrants. Social Inclusion, 11(2). doi:
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Lecture series

Sociological talks, winter term 2023/24
Institute of Sociology, University of Vienna
lecture series in German language
coordination: Clara Holzinger, Anna-Katharina Draxl, Elisabeth Scheibelhofer


Presentations within the project

  • 05 July 2023. A.-K. Draxl & C. Holzinger: “It is important to know the language” – Die Bedeutung von Sprache(n) am österreichischen Arbeitsmarkt aus der Perspektive von hochqualifizierten EU-Migrant:innen. Kongress der Österreichischen Gesellschaft für Soziologie, WU Wien.
  • 30 Mar 2023. E. Scheibelhofer: Fractured biographies of highly skilled European migrants – configurations and positionalities in times of multi-layered crises: Reflections on an ongoing interpretative temporal analysis. ESA RN35 “Sociology of Migration” Midterm Conference, Naples, Italy.
  • 18 Mar 2023. C. Holzinger & A.-K. Draxl: “All the meetings were held in German. Not the bigger ones... but the small ones for sure” - Erlebte (deutsch)sprachliche Anforderungen im Arbeitsalltag. ÖDaF-Jahrstagung 2023, Vienna, Austria.
  • 28 Sept 2022. C. Holzinger & A.-K. Draxl: „das rechne ich nicht dem zu, dass ich Ausländerin bin“ – Dequalifizierungserfahrungen von hochqualifizierten EU-Migrant*innen in Wien. 41. Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Soziologie, Bielefeld, Germany.
  • 20 Sept 2022. E. Scheibelhofer & C. Holzinger: “there are also these different levels for this discrimination” – Grappling with identifying experiences of discrimination among highly qualified EU-migrants. CESSMIR Conference, Ghent, Belgium.
  • 29 Jun 2022. C. Holzinger & A.-K. Draxl: Changing expectations and strategies in regard to deskilling and reskilling. Investigating the labour market integration of highly educated EU migrants from new member states in Vienna. 19th IMISCOE Annual Conference, Oslo, Norway.