About

Bernhard Riederer received a doctorate in social and economic sciences, a master’s degree in sociology, and a bachelor’s degree in economics at the University of Graz, Austria. In the past, he was tutor at the Institute of European Law, research associate at the Institute of Psychology, and lecturer at the Institute of Sociology of the University of Graz. In recent years, he was research associate at the Institute of Sociology of the University of Vienna and lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences of the bfi in Vienna.

Bernhard Riederer joined the Vienna Institute of Demography of the Austrian Academy of Sciences in August 2014. He worked on the future of families with children in Europe within the FP 7 project “FamiliesAndSocieties” and on the role of partnership characteristics for the realization of fertility intentions within the FWF project “Running Against the Clock”. His current research focuses on regional differences in fertility and consequences of motherhood for employment.

Areas of Expertise

  • Family and Intimate Relationships
  • Social Inequality and Quality of Life
  • Regional and International Comparisons

Research Areas

Curriculum Vitae

Download CV as PDF

Contact

Affiliation: VID/ÖAW
E-Mail: bernhard.riederer(at)oeaw.ac.at
Phone: +43 1 31336 7748

The Wittgenstein Centre aspires to be a world leader in the advancement of demographic methods and their application to the analysis of human capital and population dynamics. In assessing the effects of these forces on long-term human well-being, we combine scientific excellence in a multidisciplinary context with relevance to a global audience. It is a collaboration among the Department of Demography of the University of Vienna, the World Population Program of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and the Vienna Institute of Demography of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (VID/ÖAW).

Wittgenstein Centre Partner: WU Wittgenstein Centre Partner: OEAW Wittgenstein Centre Partner: IIASA