Caterina Rohde-Abuba

Bielefeld University


Research Areas:

migration, gender and diversity in contexts of education and work, care work, post-socialism and social change, qualitative research methods and triangulation of methods, university didactics of academic writing  


Professional History

since 2015 Senior research consultant, INFO GmbH Market and Opinion Research, Berlin

2013-2015 Post-doc fellow, Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences, study course “Gender and Diversity”

since 2014 Research associate, Centre for German and European Studies, University Bielefeld

2012-2013 Research fellow, University of Applied Sciences Bielefeld, Faculty of Social Work

2010 Guest researcher, Centre for German and European Studies,  St.Petersburg

2009 Research assistant, University Bielefeld, Faculty of Sociology



2008-2013  Doctoral studies, University Bielefeld, Faculty of Sociology, Bielefeld Graduate School in History and Sociology, PhD Thesis “Au-pair Migration. Geographical and Social Mobility of Young Women between Russia and Germany“      

2004-2008 Diploma studies, Otto-Friedrich University Bamberg, Faculty of Sociology, Diploma thesis “Conditions of migrants’ integration into the housing market“

2003-2004 Student exchange, University of Latvia and University of Vienna

2001-2003  Pre-diploma studies, University of Bremen, Faculty of Sociology