Juho Härkönen

Professor of Sociology, Dean of Postdoctoral Studies and Director of the Max Weber Programme for Postdoctoral Studies

Juho Härkönen is Professor of Sociology, Dean of Postdoctoral Studies and Director of the Max Weber Programme for Postdoctoral Studies at the EUI. He joined the EUI in February 2018, while on leave from Stockholm University. His research interests cover life course research, the causes and consequences of family dynamics and structure, social stratification, and health. As Director of the Max Weber Programme and Dean of Postdoctoral Studies, he is responsible for the overall management of the Programme. He is also co-director of the Comparative Life Course and Inequality Research Centre, and of Florence Population Studies, and editor-in-chief of Advances in Life Course Research.