Our researchers investigate inequality in areas such as education, employment and political rights. We study how people perceive these inequalities, how they lead to collective mobilization, and how political actors respond to them.
For his investigation of job performance evaluations of migrants in service jobs, organizational researcher Prof Dr Florian Kunze has received an award for international research papers, presented by the Academy of Management division on “Organizational Behavior”.
The University of Konstanz will also be funded as a University of Excellence within the context of the new German Excellence Strategy competition. Nationwide, only six universities have been continuously funded as a University of Excellence since 2007.