Research at the SOCIUM usually is organized in projects carried out by its departments, many of them being financed through third party funding. The SOCIUM receives essential support from institutions such as the German National Research Foundation (DFG), the VolkswagenFoundation, and other public and private organizations, i.e. health insurances.
Evaluation of State of Bremen Law on Living Facilities and Care Services (BremWoBeG) and pertinent Personnel Ordinance (BremWoBeGPersV)
Research Team: Heinz Rothgang (Head of project); Thomas Kalwitzki; Benedikt Preuß
The Reciprocal Relationship of Public Opinion and Social Policy
Research Team: Nate Breznau (Head of project); Bernhard Ebbinghaus; Lisa Heukamp; Hung Nguyen; Claus Wendt; Christopher Wlezien
Domain Data Protocols (DDP) for empirical educational research
Research Team: Betina Hollstein (Head of project); Jan-Ocko Heuer; Susanne Kretzer; Kati Mozygemba
Specialised Information Service Social and Cultural Anthropology
Research Team: Andreas Degkwitz (Head of project); Betina Hollstein (Head of project); Matthias Harbeck; Jan-Ocko Heuer; Elisabeth Huber; Sabine Imeri; Susanne Kretzer; Kati Mozygemba
Institutional Evolutions along Socio-Ecological Tipping Points; Subproject of Food for the Future
Research Team: Anna-Katharina Hornidge (Head of project); Achim Schlüter (Head of project)
Colonialism and Social Policy in Kenya
Research Team: Judith M. Ebeling (Head of project)
Improving State Capacity to Target Extreme Poverty: An Evaluation of a Randomized Intervention in Bangladesh
Research Team: Sebastian Fehrler
Departure, break-off or break-through?
Research Team: Raphael Heiberger (Head of project); Mark Lutter (Head of project); Richard Münch (Head of project)
The Meaning of Mangroves
Research Team: Anna-Katharina Hornidge (Head of project); Maria José Barragan Paladines; Anne-Katrin Broocks
The emergence of social policy in the field of long-term care. A comparative analysis of the introduction and types of long-term care systems in global perspective.
Research Team: Johanna Fischer (Head of project)