Curriculum Vitae

Full CV can be downloaded here

Contact
University of Mannheim
Department of Sociology
A5, 6
68131 Mannheim
Phone: +49 621 181 3640
marcel.raab [at] uni-mannheim.de
Academic Positions

09/2015 – present
Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Mannheim
Visiting Researcher in the Research group “Demography and Inequality” at the WZB Berlin Social Science Center
09/2011 – 08/2015
Research Fellow in the research group “Demography & Inequality”, WZB Berlin Social Science Center
(Head of research group: Prof. Dr. Anette Fasang)
08/2008 – 03/2012
Research Associate, National Educational Panel Study, University of Bamberg
(Principal Investigator: Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Blossfeld)
02/2011 – 04/2011
Visiting Pre-Doctoral Fellow at the Center for Research On Inequalities and the Life Course (CIQLE), Yale University
09/2008 – 07/2014
Research and Teaching Associate, Professorship of Demography, University of Bamberg
(Chair: Prof. Dr. Henriette Engelhardt-Wölfler)

Grants

02/2011
DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) fellowship for Ph.D. research studies at the Center for Research On Inequalities and the Life Course, Yale University, 4.981€
12/2011
“The Intergenerational Exchange of Time and Money: Reciprocity in Parent-Child Relationships”, DFG Research Grant (with Henriette Engelhardt & Thomas Leopold), 208.700 €
2008-2011
Travel grants of the European Research Foundation & DAAD, ≈ 6.000 €

Publications

ARTICLES IN PEER-REVIEWED JOURNALS

  • Raab, M., Fasang, A., Karhula, A., & Erola J. (2014). Sibling Similarity in Family Formation. Demography, 51,  2127-2154.
    doi: 10.1007/s13524-014-0341-6
  • Fasang A. & Raab M. (2014). Beyond Transmission: Intergenerational Patterns of Family Formation among Middle Class American Families. Demography,51, 1703-1728.
    doi: 10.1007/s13524-014-0322-9
  • Leopold, T., Raab, M., & Engelhardt, H (2014). The Transition to Parent Care: Costs, Commitments and Caregiver Selection Among Children. Journal of Marriage and Family, 76, 300-318. doi:10.1111/jomf.12099
  • Leopold, T., & Raab, M. (2013). The temporal structure of intergenerational exchange: A within-family analysis of parent–child reciprocity. Journal of Aging Studies, 27, 252–263. doi:10.1016/j.jaging.2013.05.001
  • Leopold, T., & Raab, M. (2011). Short-Term Reciprocity in Late Parent-Child Relationships. Journal of Marriage and Family, 73, 105–119. doi:10.1111/j.1741-3737.2010.00792.x
  • Ruland, M., Raab, M., Schönberger, B., Blossfeld, H.-P., Hofacker, D., Buchholz, S., & Schmelzer, P. (2009). GlobalIndex – Ein soziologischer Ansatz zur Messung von Globalisierung. In M. Weichbold, J. Bacher, & C. Wolf (Eds.), Österreichische Zeitschrift für Soziologie: Sonderheft 9. Umfrageforschung. Herausforderung und Grenzen (pp. 373–394). Wiesbaden: VS Verlag.
  • Raab, M., Ruland, M., Schönberger, B., Blossfeld, H.-P., Hofacker, D., Buchholz, S., & Schmelzer, P. (2008). GlobalIndex: A Sociological Approach to Globalization Measurement. International Sociology, 23, 596–631. doi:10.1177/0268580908090729

CHAPTERS IN EDITED VOLUMES

  • Barkow, I., Leopold, T., Raab, M., Schiller, D., Wenzig, K., Blossfeld, H.-P., & Rittberger, M. (2011). RemoteNEPS: Data Dissemination in a Collaborative Workspace. In H.-P. Blossfeld, H.-G. Roßbach, & J. von Maurice (Eds.), Zeitschrift für Erziehungswissenschaft: Sonderheft 14. Education as a Lifelong Process. The German National Educational Panel Study (NEPS) (pp. 315–325). Wiesbaden: VS Verlag.
  • Leopold, T., & Raab, M. (2011). Kurzzeitreziprozität in späten Eltern-Kind-Beziehungen. In P. A. Berger, K. Hank, & A. Tölke (Eds.), Reproduktion von Ungleichheit durch Arbeit und Familie (pp. 93–111). Wiesbaden: VS Verlag.
  • Raab, M., Ruland, M., & Schmidt, C. (2010). Determinanten instrumenteller intergenerationaler Transfers im europäischen Vergleich. In A. Ette, K. Ruckdeschel, & R. Unger (Eds.), Potenziale intergenerationaler Beziehungen. Chancen und Herausforderungen für die Gestaltung des demografischen Wandels (pp. 339–359). Würzburg: Ergon.
  • Blossfeld, H.-P., Hofäcker, D., Raab, M., Ruland, M., & Buchholz, S. (2009). Globalisierungsprozesse in modernen Gesellschaften theoretische Grundlagen, empirische Erfassung und Auswirkungen auf individuelle Lebensverlaufmuster. In B. Pfau-Effinger, S. S. Magdalenic, & C. Wolf (Eds.), International vergleichende Sozialforschung. Ansätze und Messkonzepte unter den Bedingungen der Globalisierung (pp. 19–39). Wiesbaden: VS Verlag.

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

  • Zielonka, M., Skopek, J., & Raab. M. (2012). Data Manual. Curricular Reform Study in Thuringia. NEPS Research Data Paper.
  • Leopold, T., Raab. M., & Skopek, J. (2011). Data Manual. Starting Cohort 6: Adult Education and Lifelong Learning. NEPS Research Data Paper.
  • Schmidt, C., Raab, M., & Ruland, M. (2009). Intergenerationale Austauschbeziehungen im internationalen Vergleich. In T. Mühling & H. Rost (Eds.), ifb-Familienreport Bayern 2009. Schwerpunkt: Familie in Europa (pp. 143–166)
  • Raab, M., Ruland, M., & Schmidt, C. (2009). Intergenerationale Austauschbeziehungen und ihre Determinanten. Ein europäischer Vergleich. In H. Engelhardt (Ed.), Bamberger Beiträge zur Soziologie: Band 1. Altern in Europa. Empirische Analysen mit dem Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (pp. 1–56). Bamberg: University of Bamberg Press.