Uwe Ruß

Uwe Ruß

Research area Educational Careers and Graduate Employment
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Uwe Ruß studied sociology and philosophy at the University of Göttingen as well as sociology and holocaust and genocide studies at Uppsala University. He finished his studies in 2012 with a thesis on income inequality, educational inequalities, and meritocratic beliefs conducted at the Berlin Social Science Center (WZB). From 2012 to 2016 he taught courses on empirical social research, sociological theory, and quantitative data analysis at Freie Universität Berlin. Uwe Ruß has been associate at the Potsdam-based social enterprise Social Science Works since October 2016 and research associate at the German Center for Higher Education Research and Science Studies (DZHW) in Hanover since March 2017. Currently he is completing his dissertation on welfare state attitudes and support for the political system in Europe.

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National Academics Panel Study (NACAPS)
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Bildung, Meritokratie und Ungleichheit. Gibt es einen Zusammenhang zwischen Bildungsungleichheiten, Meritokratieglauben und der Verteilung der Einkommen in fortgeschrittenen Gesellschaften?

Ruß, U. (2012).
Bildung, Meritokratie und Ungleichheit. Gibt es einen Zusammenhang zwischen Bildungsungleichheiten, Meritokratieglauben und der Verteilung der Einkommen in fortgeschrittenen Gesellschaften? WZB Discussion Paper SP I 2012-501. Berlin: WZB.
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Effects of announced survey length and incentive in a highly qualified population - A survey experiment.

Lietz, A., Ambrasat, J., & Russ, U. (2019, Juli).
Effects of announced survey length and incentive in a highly qualified population - A survey experiment. Vortrag auf der 8th Conference of the European Survey Research Association (ESRA) in Zagreb, Kroatien.

What drives a positive survey evaluation? The moderating effect of survey attitudes and incentives for the evaluation of the survey.

Russ, U., Ambrasat, J., & Lietz, A. (2019, Juli).
What drives a positive survey evaluation? The moderating effect of survey attitudes and incentives for the evaluation of the survey. Vortrag auf der 8th Conference of the European Survey Research Association (ESRA) in Zagreb, Kroatien.

What drives a positive survey evaluation? The moderating effect of survey attitudes and incentives for the evaluation of the survey.

Russ, U., Ambrasat, J. & Lietz, A. (2019, Juni).
What drives a positive survey evaluation? The moderating effect of survey attitudes and incentives for the evaluation of the survey. Vortrag im Rahmen des Workshops „Survey Attitude Scale (SAS) und Survey Evaluation (SE) in Online Surveys“ am DZHW in Hannover.

The German National Academics‘ Panel Study (Nacaps) – A Longitudinal Survey Observing Early Researcher’s Careers and Life Courses.

Briedis, K., Ruß, U., Redeke, S., Sarcletti, A. & Schwabe, U. (2019, Mai).
The German National Academics‘ Panel Study (Nacaps) – A Longitudinal Survey Observing Early Researcher’s Careers and Life Courses. Posterpräsentation auf der 1st International DZHW User Conference on Dynamics in the Student and Academic Life Course. DZHW Hannover, Leibnizhaus.

National Academics Panel Study (Nacaps) - Eine Panelstudie zum wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchs in Deutschland.

Briedis, K., Redeke, S., Ruß, U., Sarcletti, A., & Schwabe, U. (2019, März).
National Academics Panel Study (Nacaps) - Eine Panelstudie zum wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchs in Deutschland. Vortrag auf der 14. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Hochschulforschung (GfHf), Otto-von-Guericke Universität Magdeburg.

National Academics Panel Study (Nacaps) - Eine Panelstudie zum wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchs in Deutschland.

Briedis, K., Schwabe, U., Ruß, U., Sarcletti, A., & Redeke, S. (2019, März).
National Academics Panel Study (Nacaps) - Eine Panelstudie zum wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchs in Deutschland. Vortrag auf dem 13. Workshop der Panelsurveys im deutschsprachigen Raum, DZHW Hannover.

National Academics Panel Study (Nacaps) - Eine Panelstudie zum wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchs in Deutschland.

Ambrasat, J., Briedis, K., Redeke, S., Ruß, U., Sarcletti, A., & Schwabe, U. (2019, Februar).
National Academics Panel Study (Nacaps) - Eine Panelstudie zum wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchs in Deutschland. Posterpräsentation auf der 7. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Empirische Bildungsforschung (GEBF), Universität zu Köln.

Experimente im Nacaps-Pretest: Effekte der Fragebogenlänge und Incentivierung auf das Antwortverhalten.

Ambrasat, J., Lietz, A. & Russ, U. (2018, August).
Experimente im Nacaps-Pretest: Effekte der Fragebogenlänge und Incentivierung auf das Antwortverhalten. Vortrag im DZHW-Forschungskolloquium in Berlin.

The effect of welfare state preferences and evaluations on political support in Europe.

Ruß, U. (2015, September).
The effect of welfare state preferences and evaluations on political support in Europe. Vortrag auf der BIGSSS International Conference: "From Poverty to Parties and Institutions to Inequality: Linking Structural Inequalities to Social Policy-Making", Universität Bremen.

Diasappointed by the welfare state? Welfare state orientations and political support in Europe.

Ruß, U. (2015, September).
Diasappointed by the welfare state? Welfare state orientations and political support in Europe. Paper Diskussion auf der EDAC-ESPAnet Summer School on Social Policies and Social Outcomes: "The Role of Social Policies in Cross-national and Longitudinal Differences in Levels and Distributions of Social Outcomes", Centre for Sociological Research, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven/Belgien.

Does it matter what the people think? Education, meritocracy, and inequality in 21 nations.

Ruß, U. (2013, März).
Does it matter what the people think? Education, meritocracy, and inequality in 21 nations. Invited talk am Sociological Institute, Umeå Universitet/Schweden.
Teaching

fu:stat, statistical consulting unit at Freien Universität Berlin:

  • Stata-Grundlagen (Stata Basics, 2016)
  • Master "Sociology – European Societies", Freie Universität Berlin:

    • Advanced Data Analysis Using Stata (2015)
    • Conflict Sociology and Conflict Theory (2012, 2015)
    • Does it Matter What the People Think? Material Inequalities and Their Legitimation in Modern Welfare States (2012)
    • Introduction to Data Analysis With Stata (2013, 2014, 2016)
    • Research Practicum: The Political Relevance of Culture (2013, with Sophia Schubert)
    • Research Practicum: Attitudes Towards Social Inequality (2014, with Zsófia Ignácz)