Sociological and Demographic Study of Divorce

Annual Meeting at GESIS in Cologne, October 14–16, 2020

Since 2002, the members of the European Network for the Sociological and Demographic Study of Divorce have organized annual conferences to discuss papers on relationship dissolution and its causes and consequences.

This year, the conference will take place in Cologne, Germany. Local organizers are the Institute of Sociology and Social Psychology (University of Cologne) and the HaSpaD1-Project (GESIS – Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences).

Keynote speakers:

  • Thomas Leopold (University of Amsterdam/University of Cologne)
  • Brienna Perelli-Harris (University of Southampton)

The conference will take place at GESIS, Cologne. The venue is located in the city center of Cologne, near the main station, the cathedral and the river Rhine. Hotel rooms have been reserved in a limited number until the beginning of September 2020.

Address of the conference venue:
GESIS – Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences
Unter Sachsenhausen 6-8
50667 Cologne, Germany

Contact and general information:
Barbara Harms, email: divorceconference2020(at)wiso.uni-koeln(dot)de

Organizing and selection committee:

For more information on the European Network for the Sociological and Demographic Study of Divorce: https://infoeudiv.wixsite.com/eudiv

For more information on the HaSpaD-Project: https://tinyurl.com/haspad

Further informations (PDF)