A Short Bio Note
Dr. Irma Mooi-Reci (Tirana, 1978) is Assistant Professor and Programme Director of the VU-Graduate School of Social Sciences (VU-GSSS) at the VU University in Amsterdam. She is a quantitative sociologist with research interests on the intra -and intergenerational dynamics of unemployment, social inequality and quantitative research methodology. She completed her PhD studies on the effects of unemployment (insurance benefits) on workers' re-employment opportunities and subsequent wages in December 2008. The impact of her research has resulted in a large Dutch media attention and a significant prize “2009 VU Junior Societal Impact Award” for the dissertation with the most societal impact written over 2008–2009.
In 2010, Mooi-Reci was awarded a Faculty Fellowship to pursue additional research on unemployment and she visited the Institute for Research on Poverty, University of Wisconsin-Madison as an Honorary Fellow in 2010, 2011 and 2012. She has worked together with different (international) renowned researchers and has published on a variety of topics on unemployment (insurance benefits), flexible labor markets and life course (sequences) in various books and journals. Over her career Mooi-Reci has taught various courses at undergraduate, graduate and PhD level on both quantitative as well as substantive topics. As the Programme Director of the VU-GSSS she directs, organizes and coordinates the MSR and PhD-programmes.
Dr. Irma Mooi-ReciDepartment of Sociology
VU University, Amsterdam
De Boelelaan 1081
1081 HV Amsterdam
Phone: +31 20 598 67 80
Visiting Address: Buitenveldertselaan 3, Metropolitan Building, room Z-522.
New publication at British Journal of Industrial Relation
Fixed Term Contracts: Short-term Blessings or Long-Term Scars? Please download the article here, if you want to read more about this.
Dutch publication attracts attention of the Dutch Senate
The media attention around the Dutch publication on flexible contracts, has led to some critical policy questions in the Dutch Senate. Read more (in Dutch) here