European Academy of Sociology - Fellows

Prof. Dr. Rafael Wittek

Theoretical Sociology — Department Sociology
Universiteit Groningen
Grote Rozenstraat 31
9712 TG Groningen
The Netherlands


Prof. Dr. Rafael Wittek

Fellow of the European Academy of Sociology


Rafael Wittek is a Professor of Theoretical Sociology and Chair of the Department of Sociology, University of Groningen, The Netherlands; Chair of the Interuniversity Center for Social Science Theory and Methodology (ICS) and Scientific Director of ICS-Groningen. Past president and current board member of the Research Committee 45 (Rational Choice) of the International Sociological Association. Visiting professor Wissenschaftszentrum (WZB) Berlin (2010), Guest professor Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich (2009), visiting appointment Universita della Svizzera Italiana (USI) Lugano (2009), visiting lecturer Cornell University (1998), fellow of the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences (NIAS, 2001/2). Publications in Revue Francaise de Sociologie, International Sociology, Journal of Applied Psychology, Social Science Research, International Journal of Human Resource Management, Journal of Management and Governance, Journal of Mathematical Sociology, Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie. Research areas: organization studies, social networks, sociological theory.