Dr. Sandra Morgenstern

Dr. Sandra Morgenstern

Academic Staff Member
University of Mannheim
School of Social Sciences
Chair of Sociology, Migration and Integration
A 5, 6
Building B – Room 102
68159 Mannheim
Consultation hour(s):
by appointment

Research Interests

  • Migration Politics
  • Political Communication
  • Migration Movements
  • Xenophobia
  • Academic und Professional Career

    Academic Career

    10/2017 – 12/2020Ph.D. Program, Graduate School of Decision Sciences (GSDS), Research Group on Comparative Politics, University of Konstanz
    01/2019 – 03/2019Visiting Scholar, UCLA, California, USA
    10/2015 – 06/2017Double-Degree Program European Master in Government, University Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain & University of Konstanz
    09/2011 – 07/2015Bachelor of Arts Sociology, University of Mannheim


    Professional Career

    10/2020 – HeutePostdoctoral Researcher, Chair of 'Sociology, Migration and Integration', MZES, University of Mannheim
    03/2018 – 07/2018Assessing the state of the art on Migration Information Campaigns, IOM Global Migration Data Analysis Centre (GMDAC), Berlin
    10/2015 – 06/2016Proposal for optimizations in the administrative district oce for Refugees and Integration, Administrative district oce Konstanz & University of Konstanz
    03/2016 – 09/2016Design, analysis, data coding, coordination with cooperating NGOs in EU panel survey project Chair of Political Methodology, Susumu Shikano, University of Konstanz
    04/2015 – 01/2018Implementation of PISA & NEPS surveys in German schools, IEA Data Processing and Research Center, Hamburg


  • Publications

    Morgenstern, Sandra (2020): Political Information & Migration. Konstanz: University of Konstanz. (Thesis)

    Tjaden, J., S. Morgenstern and F. Laczko (2018), “Evaluating the impact of information campaigns in the €eld of migration: A systematic review of the evidence and practical guidance”, IOM, Geneva.