Nicolai Netz

Dr. Nicolai Netz

Research Area Educational Careers and Graduate Employment
Head of junior research group
  • +49 511 450670-171
  • +49 511 450670-960

Nicolai Netz studied modern languages, cultural science, political science, and economics at the Universities of Bonn, Florence, and Maastricht. He holds a Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Hanover. He joined the DZHW in 2008. In his work, he examines the educational and professional careers of students and graduates. His current research focuses on the determinants and effects of high-skilled mobility.

Read more Read less

Academic research fields

Mobility of the highly skilled, migration, sociology of education, returns to education, social inequality, international comparisons

Projects

List of projects

Unfortunately, there is no result available for this search combination
Vulnerability of students in times of the Corona pandemic: Is social inequality in higher education increasing?
Paths, Spaces, and Networks: On the interaction between physical, virtual and cognitive mobility in knowledge production (InterMo)
Research cluster: Mobility and Migration-Specific Inequalities
Junior Research Group: Mobility of the Highly Skilled
Research Cluster: Empirical Methods of Higher Education Research and Science Studies
Publications

List of publications

Unfortunately, there is no result available for this search combination

Career start abroad: The implications of graduate migration for social inequality.

Witte, N., Stawarz, N., & Netz, N. (2023).
Career start abroad: The implications of graduate migration for social inequality. Research in Social Stratification and Mobility, 83, 100763. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rssm.2023.100763

Studierende mit Beeinträchtigung: Abbruchrisiko steigt.

Rußmann, M., Lörz, M., & Netz, N. (2023).
Studierende mit Beeinträchtigung: Abbruchrisiko steigt. Forschung & Lehre, 1, 34-35.

Vignettenexperimente in der Hochschul- und Wissenschaftsforschung: Konstruktion, Potenziale und Fallstricke illustriert am Beispiel einer Professor*innenbefragung.

Petzold, K., & Netz, N. (2022).
Vignettenexperimente in der Hochschul- und Wissenschaftsforschung: Konstruktion, Potenziale und Fallstricke illustriert am Beispiel einer Professor*innenbefragung. In G. Brandt & S. de Vogel (Hrsg.), Survey-Methoden in der Hochschulforschung (S. 153-199). Wiesbaden: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-658-36921-7_7

Beeinflusst studienbezogene Auslandsmobilität das Arbeitseinkommen? Ergebnisse eines Literaturreviews.

Netz, N. (2022).
Beeinflusst studienbezogene Auslandsmobilität das Arbeitseinkommen? Ergebnisse eines Literaturreviews. Bonn: DAAD. https://doi.org/10.46685/DAADStudien.2022.10

Do school reforms shape study behavior at university? Evidence from an instructional time reform.

Schwerter, J., Netz, N., & Hübner, N. (2022).
Do school reforms shape study behavior at university? Evidence from an instructional time reform. Rochester, NY: SSRN Scholarly Paper.

Why do women more often intend to study abroad than men?

Cordua, F., & Netz, N. (2022).
Why do women more often intend to study abroad than men? Higher Education, 83(5), 1079-1101.

Special Issue “Heterogeneous effects of studying abroad”.

Netz, N. (Hrsg.) (2021).
Special Issue “Heterogeneous effects of studying abroad”. Higher Education, 82(6). Dordrecht: Springer.

Who benefits most from studying abroad? A conceptual and empirical overview.

Netz, N. (2021).
Who benefits most from studying abroad? A conceptual and empirical overview. Higher Education, 82(6), 1049-1069. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10734-021-00760-1

Does the effect of studying abroad on labour income vary by graduates’ social origin? Evidence from Germany.

Netz, N., & Grüttner, M. (2021).
Does the effect of studying abroad on labour income vary by graduates’ social origin? Evidence from Germany. Higher Education, 82(6), 1195-1217. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10734-020-00579-2

Does studying abroad influence graduates’ wages? A literature review.

Netz, N., & Cordua, F. (2021).
Does studying abroad influence graduates’ wages? A literature review. Journal of International Students , 11(4), 768-789.

Welchen Einfluss hat internationale Mobilität auf wissenschaftliche Karrieren? Ein Forschungsüberblick.

Netz, N. (2021).
Welchen Einfluss hat internationale Mobilität auf wissenschaftliche Karrieren? Ein Forschungsüberblick. (DAAD Forschung kompakt). Bonn: DAAD. https://doi.org/10.46685/DAADStudien.2021.01

Publizieren im Lockdown. Erfahrungen von Professorinnen und Professoren.

Rusconi, A., Netz, N., & Solga, H. (2020).
Publizieren im Lockdown. Erfahrungen von Professorinnen und Professoren. WZB-Mitteilungen, 170, 24-26.

(Warum) beeinflusst ein Migrationshintergrund die Auslandsstudienabsicht?

Netz, N., & Sarcletti, A. (2020).
(Warum) beeinflusst ein Migrationshintergrund die Auslandsstudienabsicht? In M. Jungbauer-Gans & A. Gottburgsen (Hrsg.), Migration, Mobilität und soziale Ungleichheit in der Hochschulbildung (S. 103–136). Wiesbaden: Springer Fachmedien. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-658-31694-5_5

What effects does international mobility have on scientists’ careers? A systematic review.

Netz, N., Hampel, S., & Aman, V. (2020).
What effects does international mobility have on scientists’ careers? A systematic review. Research Evaluation, 29(3), 327-351. https://doi.org/10.1093/reseval/rvaa007

Socio-demographics: A global overview of inequalities in education abroad participation.

Netz, N., Klasik, D., Entrich, S., & Barker, M. (2020).
Socio-demographics: A global overview of inequalities in education abroad participation. In A. Ogden, B. Streitwieser, & C. Van Mol (Hrsg.), Education Abroad: Bridging Scholarship and Practice (S. 28-42). New York: Routledge.
Presentations

List of presentations & conferences

Unfortunately, there is no result available for this search combination

Who benefits most from studying abroad? An overview of inequalities in study abroad participation and outcomes.

Netz, N. (2023, Januar).
Who benefits most from studying abroad? An overview of inequalities in study abroad participation and outcomes. Vortrag im Rahmen des Online-Seminars “International Students And University-To-Work Transition”, Society for Research into Higher Education (SRHE).

Study abroad experience and the gender wage gap.

Netz, N., Peter, F., & Cordua, F. (2022, Dezember).
Study abroad experience and the gender wage gap. Vortrag im Rahmen der 2022 SRHE International Research Conference "Mobilities in Higher Education", Society for Research into Higher Education (SRHE).

The impact of Covid-19 on social inequalities in international student mobility.

Almeida, J., Krzaklewska, E., Netz, N., & Nika, D. (2022, Dezember).
The impact of Covid-19 on social inequalities in international student mobility. Vortrag im Rahmen der 2022 SRHE International Research Conference "Mobilities in Higher Education", Society for Research into Higher Education (SRHE).

Determinants, experiences, and outcomes of international student mobility in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Netz, N., & Van Mol, C. (2022, Dezember).
Determinants, experiences, and outcomes of international student mobility in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. Organisation eines Symposiums auf der 2022 SRHE International Research Conference "Mobilities in Higher Education", Society for Research into Higher Education (SRHE).

Do school reforms shape study effort at university? Evidence from an instructional time reform.

Schwerter, J., Netz, N., & Hübner, N. (2022, Dezember).
Do school reforms shape study effort at university? Evidence from an instructional time reform. Vortrag im Rahmen der 7th International NEPS Conference, Universität Bamberg.

Study abroad experience and the gender wage gap.

Netz, N., Peter, F., & Cordua, F. (2022, Oktober).
Study abroad experience and the gender wage gap. Vortrag im Rahmen der 2022 Conference of the European Network on International Student Mobility (ENIS), Tartu, Estland.

The impact of Covid-19 on social inequalities in international student mobility: A systematic literature review.

Krzaklewska, E., Almeida, J., Netz, N., & Jokila, S. (2022, Oktober).
The impact of Covid-19 on social inequalities in international student mobility: A systematic literature review. Vortrag im Rahmen der 2022 Conference of the European Network on International Student Mobility (ENIS), Tartu, Estland.

Dropout intentions of students with disabilities.

Rußmann, M., Netz, N., & Lörz, M. (2022, Oktober).
Dropout intentions of students with disabilities. Vortrag im Rahmen des 4th Forum Higher Education and the Labour Market , IAB/DZHW, Nürnberg/Hannover.

The impact of studying abroad on graduates’ careers. An overview of findings, methodological challenges and solutions.

Netz, N. (2022, September).
The impact of studying abroad on graduates’ careers. An overview of findings, methodological challenges and solutions. Vortrag im Rahmen des Workshops "Research on International Education", Academic Cooperation Association (ACA), Brüssel.

Was zählt wirklich für ein Auslandsstudium: Individuelle Merkmale oder Opportunitätsstrukturen? Eine Mehrebenenanalyse zu den Effekten nationaler Internationalisierungsprogramme auf die Auslandsmobilität japanischer Studierender.

Entrich, S., Netz, N., & Matsuoka, R. (2022, August).
Was zählt wirklich für ein Auslandsstudium: Individuelle Merkmale oder Opportunitätsstrukturen? Eine Mehrebenenanalyse zu den Effekten nationaler Internationalisierungsprogramme auf die Auslandsmobilität japanischer Studierender. Vortrag im Rahmen des 18. Deutschsprachigen Japanologentags, Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf.

Beeinflusst studienbezogene Auslandsmobilität das spätere Arbeitseinkommen?

Netz, N. (2022).
Beeinflusst studienbezogene Auslandsmobilität das spätere Arbeitseinkommen? Stellungnahme im Rahmen der Reihe "DAAD Forschung kompakt", DAAD, Bonn.

What effects does international mobility have on scientists’ careers? Evidence from a systematic literature review.

Netz, N. (2022, Juli).
What effects does international mobility have on scientists’ careers? Evidence from a systematic literature review. Vortrag im Rahmen des EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF), Leiden.

Welchen Einfluss hat internationale Mobilität auf wissenschaftliche Karrieren?

Netz, N. (2022, Juli).
Welchen Einfluss hat internationale Mobilität auf wissenschaftliche Karrieren? Keynote im Rahmen des Young Researchers Day, Katholische Universität Eichstätt-Ingolstadt (KU).

The role of institutional features for inequalities in study abroad participation: Evidence from Japan.

Steve, E., Netz, N., & Matsuoka, R. (2022, Juni/Juli).
The role of institutional features for inequalities in study abroad participation: Evidence from Japan. Vortrag im Rahmen der 19th IMISCOE Annual Conference, Oslo Metropolitan University.

Professors’ gender biases in assessing applicants for professorships.

Netz, N., Rusconi, A., & Solga, H. (2022, Juni).
Professors’ gender biases in assessing applicants for professorships. Vortrag im Rahmen der Changing Academic Careers Lecture Series, DZHW, Hannover.
Curriculum Vitae
Employment
since 2015

Senior researcher at DZHW

2008 - 2015

Research associate at DZHW

Education
2018

Dr. phil. in Sociology (summa cum laude), University of Hanover

2007 - 2008

M. Sc. in Public Policy and Human Development, Maastricht University

2004 - 2007

B.A. and Laurea Triennale (modern languages, cultural science, political science, and economics), Universities of Bonn and Florence

Expert reports, peer reviews etc.

  • Beiträge zur Hochschulforschung
  • Educational Research Review
  • Empirical Economics
  • European Journal of Higher Education
  • European Societies
  • Global Networks
  • Globalisation, Societies and Education
  • Higher Education
  • Higher Education Policy
  • International Journal of Manpower
  • Journal of Education and Work
  • Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies
  • Journal of Personality
  • Journal of Studies in International Education
  • Journal of Teaching in International Business
  • Population, Space and Place
  • Quantitative Science Studies
  • Research in Social Stratification and Mobility
  • Routledge’s Internationalization in Higher Education Series
  • Scientometrics
  • Sociology of Education
  • Soziale Welt
  • Springer VS
  • Studies in Higher Education