Prof Dr. Sebastian Schnettler

Tanja Sluiter (secretary)


Latest publication

Willführ, K. P., Eriksson, B., & Dribe, M. (2021). The impact of kin proximity on net marital fertility and maternal survival in Sweden 1900–1910—Evidence for cooperative breeding in a societal context of nuclear families, or just contextual correlations? American Journal of Human Biology, e23609.

Find more of our recent publications here.


Current teaching

Prof. Dr. Sebastian Schnettler

Dr. Andreas Timm

Dr. Kai Willführ

Andreas Filser


Winter term 2021 / 2022

1.07.056 Statistik I |

BA or MA thesis at the Group for Social Research Methods

We are happy to supervise your thesis on one of the following research topics: demography; sociology of the family; sociology of the life course; evolutionary science of human behaviour; network research; social research methods. If you are interested in writing a thesis with one of our supervisiors, write us an e-mail, come to Prof Schnettler's colloquium or feel free to contact us directly!


We offer 16 network licences for Stata 14 (14x Win, 2x iOS) to students and members of the Institute of Social Sciences:

Please note that accessing the Stata network drive requires a VPN connection to the network of the University of Oldenburg. Instructions for connecting to the university network via VPN can be found here.

Find an introduction to Stata here.

(Changed: 2021-06-02)