Methods of Social Research

Research Associate at projekt Apples and Flowers

Lara M. Espeter

Research Interests

  • Economic Sociology
  • Sociology of Labour
  • Social Inequality and Social Structification
  • Historical Sociology
  • Social Science Methodology and Methods of Social Research

Technische Universität Berlin
School VI: Planning Building Environment
Department of Sociology

Fraunhoferstraße 33-36 (FH 9-1)
10587 Berlin
Germany

l.espeter@tu-berlin.de

Education

since 2022PhD candidate in Sociology at Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
2018 – 2021Master of Arts in Sociology, Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
2015 – 2018Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
2011 – 2015Studing of Wood Engineering, HAWK Hildesheim, without degree

Work Experience

since 2021Research Associate, Methods of Social Research, Department of Sociology, Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
winter 2021/22Lectureship for the module "Social Structification", Research Area, Methods of Social Research, Department of Sociology, Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
2017 – 2021Student Teaching Assistant, Research Area, Methods of Social Research, Department of Sociology, Technische Universität Berlin, Germany

International Experiences

2022Field research in Kenya
2022Field research in the Netherlands
2013Voluntary semester abroad: Wood Engineering, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan at the University of George, South Africa

Research Projects

since 2021Research Associate in the project „Apples and Flowers. Effects of Pandemics on the (Re-)Organization of Commodity Chains for Fresh Agricultural Products” (Apples and Flowers), funded by the German Research Association (DFG)

Publication

Czaplicki, Christin/ Espeter, Lara M./ Keck, Wolfgang (2018): Pflegezeiten in der Rentenversicherung in: RVaktuell 03/2018, S.39-45