Juho Härkönen

Juho Härkönen, Professor of Sociology, European University Institute

Juho Härkönen is Professor of Sociology at the EUI. He is co-director of the Comparative Life Course and Inequality Research Centre and of Florence Population Studies. His research interests cover life course research, the causes and consequences of family dynamics and structure, social stratification and comparative research, with recent publications covering stratification in prenatal smoking, antecedents and outcomes of divorce, and occupational careers. He was a postdoctoral researcher at Yale before moving to Stockholm in 2009 where he was promoted to Professor in 2016. He has been visiting professor at the University of Turku (2010-18).