Sociological Theory and History of Sociological Theory

Welcome to the chair of sociological theory

Our research and teaching focuses on these areas:

  • Analytical sociology
  • Theory-guided computational social science
  • Social norms and institutions
  • Network theory
  • Agent-based simulations

The chair has currently two externally supported research projects:

  • Fundamental Assumptions of Game-Theoretical Solution Concepts (supported by DFG)
  • Social status and prosocial behavior (supported by SNF and DFG)


Prof. Dr. Marc Keuschnigg


Simone Müller

Heisenberg fellow

PD Dr. Andreas Tutić

Academic staff

PD Dr. Ivar Krumpal

Sascha Grehl MA