Yassine Khoudja, Ph.D.

Position: Principal Investigator

 RISS- Project No. 1: RISS CoRE-Project

Role: Yassine Khoudja is Co-PI of the RISS CoRE-Project. In collaboration with Daniela Grunow and Richard Traunmüller he coordinates the project's data collection and develops the overarching research questions of all RISS projects.

About: Yassine studied sociology at the University of Göttingen, the University of California, San Diego, and Utrecht University. From 2013 until 2017, he conducted his PhD-research at the Interuniversity Center for Social Science Theory and Methodology (ICS) and the European Research Center of Migration and Ethnic Relations (ERCOMER) at Utrecht University. After completing his dissertation, he worked as a postdoctoral researcher at ERCOMER before joining the Institute of Sociology at the GU. Yassine is broadly interested in social processes at the intersection of social categories and the interrelation between social, economic, and cultural transformations.

Twitter: @yaskhoudja

Selected Publications:

Khoudja, Y. (2022). Religious trajectories of immigrants in the first years after migration. Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion. DOI: 10.1111/jssr.12793. Online version

Khoudja Y and Fleischmann F. (2018). Gender Ideology and Women's Labor Market Transitions Within Couples in the Netherlands. Journal of Marriage and Family 80(5): 1087–1106. DOI: 10.1111/jomf.12510. Online version

Khoudja Y and Platt L. (2018). Labour market entries and exits of women from different origin countries in the UK. Social Science Research 69: 1–18. DOI:10.1016/j.ssresearch.2017.10.003. Online version

Khoudja Y and Fleischmann F. (2015). Ethnic Differences in Female Labour Force Participation in the Netherlands: Adding Gender Role Attitudes and Religiosity to the Explanation. European Sociological Review 31(1): 91–102. DOI: 10.1093/esr/jcu084. Online version