Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Wolfgang Streeck


 

Vita


 

27 October 1946
Born in Lengerich, Germany. Married, two children

 

Professional Career

since 1995
Director, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies, Cologne, and Professor of Sociology, Faculty of Economics and Social Science, University of Köln
1988-1995
Professor of Sociology and Industrial Relations, University of Wisconsin-Madison
1980-1988
Senior Fellow, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin
1986
Habilitation in Sociology, University of Bielefeld
1980
Dr. phil., Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main
1974-1976
Assistant Professor in Sociology, University of Münster, Department of Economics and Social Sciences
1972-1974
Graduate Student of Sociology, Columbia University
1976-1980
Research Fellow, International Institute of Management, Berlin
1972
Diplom in Sociology, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main

 

Professional Activities and Public Service

since 2012
Research Council, European University Institute (EUI)
since 2012
International Advisory Board, The Sheffield Political Economy Research Institute, University of Sheffield
2008-2009
Member of the "Zukunftskommission" of the Land of North Rhine-Westphalia
2005-2006
Member of the Commission of the Federal Government for the Modernization of Enterprise-level Co-determination
2003-2006
Chair, Human Sciences Section, Max Planck Society
2000-2006
Advisory Committee, Deutsches Institut für Japanstudien, Tokyo (DIJ); chair since 2003
2001-2008
Member of the Council (Konzil) of the German Sociological Association (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Soziologie, DGS)
1989-2006
Executive Council, Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics (SASE)
2000-2005
Scientific Advisory Committee, Centre Saint-Gobain pour la recherche en économie
1999-2005
Executive Board, Society for Comparative Research
1998-1999
President, Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics (SASE)
1998-2001
Member, Arbeitsgruppe Benchmarking (the Benchmarking Working Group) of the Bündnis für Arbeit (Alliance for Jobs) as Representative of the Federal Government
1997-1999
Chair, Visiting Committee, University of Konstanz, Department of Administrative Science
1995-1998
Research Director and Member, Kommission Mitbestimmung, Bertelsmann-Stiftung and Hans-Böckler Stiftung
1995-2005
Member, Scientific Advisory Committee, Hans-Böckler-Stiftung
1990-1993
Co-Director, Center on Wisconsin Strategy, Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
1989-1993
Chair, Western European Area Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison
1989-1992
Director, Center for Comparative and International Labor Studies, Industrial Relations Research Institute, University of Wisconsin-Madison
1989-1990
University Research Committee, University of Wisconsin-Madison
1987-1988
Scientific Advisory Committee, German Sports Federation
1982-1986
Coordinating Committee, European Group for Organizational Studies (EGOS)

 

Selected Visting Appointments

2013/14
Theodor Heuss Chair, The New School for Social Research, New York, N.Y.
2011
Fernand Braudel Fellow, European University Institute, Florence
2007, 2009
Visiting Scholar, Russell Sage Foundation, New York, N.Y.
2000
Jean Monnet Professor, Robert Schumann Centre, European University Institution, Florence
1998
German-American Academic Council Distinguished Lecturer, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
1996
Jean Monnet Professor, European University Institute, Florence
1996
Professeur invité, Fondation Nationale des Sciences Politiques, Institut d´Etudes Poliitiques de Paris ("Sciences Po")
1996
Visitor, European Forum, European University Institute, Florence
1993-1994
Fellow, Wissenschaftskolleg of Berlin
1989
Visiting Professor, Universita Commerciale Luigi Bocconi, Milan
1988
Visiting Professor, Centro de Estudios Avanzados en Ciencias Sociales, Instituto Juan March de Estudios e Investigaciones, Madrid
1985
Leverhulme Visiting Professor in European Industrial Relations, School of Industrial and Business Studies, University of Warwick
1983-1984
Visiting Professor, European University Institute, Florence

 

Honors

2012
Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Public Unterstanding of Sociology, German Sociological Association (DGS)
2011
Order of Merit, Land of North Rhine-Westphalia
2006
Honorary Fellow, Society fot the Advancement of Socio-Economics
2002
Commendatore della Republica Italiana
since 2002
Member, Academia Europaea
2000
Doctor of Science honoris causa, University of Birmingham
2000-2003
Honorary President, Association for the Study of German Politics (ASGP)
since 1998
Member, Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften (BBAE)

 

Scholarly Journals

since 2009
British Journal of Industrial Relations, International Advisory Board
2006-2012
Socio-Economic Review, Chief Editor
since 2002
Comparative European Politics, Editorial Board
since 2000
Work, Employment and Society, International Advisory Board
since 1994
European Journal of Industrial Relations, International Advisory Panel
since 1992
European Sociological Review, Editorial Board
1999-2005
Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie, Advisory Council
1998-2005
Stato e mercato, Comitato editoriale
1995-2007
Industrielle Beziehungen, Editorial Board
1995-1999
Zeitschrift für Soziologie, Co-Editor
1988-1998
Economic and Industrial Democracy, Editorial Board
1979-1986
Organization Studies, Editorial Board



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