Karin Jurczyk

Doctorate in sociology, researcher in the Collaborative Research Centers 101 and 333 of the University of Munich, lecturer at several universities. Former Head of Department ‘Family and Family Policies’ (2002-2019), German Youth Institute (DJI), Munich, Germany.

Research focuses

Doing Family; Social Conduct of Everyday Life; Work, Care, Time and Time Policy; Blurring Boundaries of Work and Family Life; Gender in these Contexts.


Vice President of the German Society for Time Policy (DGfZP), ongoing work on the „Option Time Model“ and the concept of „Breathing Life Courses“.