Dr. Katja Salomo

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katja.salomo [at] wzb.eu
Hardenbergstr. 32
10623 Berlin
Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
E 324
Visiting Researcher of the Research Group

Research fields

Political Extremism | Social Intolerance | Segregation | Rural & Urban Studies


since October 2023

Dahrendorf Fellow at European Studies Centre, St Antony's College, University of Oxford

January 2021 - September 2023

Research Assistant: Daily Mobility and Social Inequality, bridging project between the President's Research Group and the Research Group Digital Mobility and Social Differentiation, WZB

July 2021

Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Jena, Dissertation: "Mechanisms of Resentment. Causes of Social Intolerance and Anti-Democratic Attitudes in Europe"

January 2020 - December 2020

Research Assistant: Neighborhood Segregation and social-cultural Participation, President's Research Group, WZB

September 2019 - December 2019

Guest Researcher President's Research Group, WZB

Research Assistant: Zweiter Thüringer Sozialstrukturatlas [Report on the demographic, social, socio-economic structure of Thuringia], Institute for Municipal Planning Erfurt

February 2019 - August 2019

Research Assistant: Poverty Segregation in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, President's Research Group, WZB

July 2016 - July 2019

Lecturerfor theannual GESIS Methods Seminar, GESIS Leibniz-Institurte for the Social Sciences

April 2013 - December 2015

Research Assistant: Elite stability and democratic consolidation in Central and Eastern Europe, Free University of Berlin

April 2013 - March 2014

Research Assistant: Political Identity Groups in Thuringia, University of Jena

August 2012 - February 2019

Research Assistant, Institute of Sociology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena

Selected Publications

Katja Salomo, Marcel Helbig & Susanne Marquardt: Radical right-wing support among urban voters in Germany. Journal of Urban Affairs: 1–18. doi:10.1080/ 07352166.2023.2224020

Salomo, Katja (2019) The residential context as source of deprivation: Impacts on the local political culture.Political Geography: 69:103–17. doi:10.1016/j.polgeo.2018.07.001.