Social Sciences Research Institute

  • Development through research.

    We execute about 80 research projects annually, funded partly by the State and partly by contracts with other organizations or institutions.

Researchers from the Faculty of Social Sciences presented a paper at WAPOR 2018 conference

Dr. Simona Zavratnik (Center for Spatial Sociology), M.A. Živa Broder and Rebeka Falle Zorman (Public Opinion Research Center) attended WAPOR 71st Annual Conference: Public Opinion Research in a Changing World. They presented a paper: Public opinion and migration: the case study from a Slovenian perspective, which was published in »Teorija in praksa« in 2017

4. July 2018 | Research, Event, Mednarodno

[Research] RePAST – Strengthening European Integration through the analysis of conflicting discourses: revisiting the past, anticipating the future

On 1 May, a new research project RePAST – Strengthening European Integration through the analysis of conflicting discourses: revisiting the past, anticipating the future was launched. The project builds its enthusiasm around the process of European integration, which is, in the recent period, due to radicalization, reactionary policies, populism, migrant and refugee crisis, and the financial crisis, facing major challenges.

22. June 2018 | Research

Gender Differentiation and Media Industries

At the International conference Gender Differentiation and Media Industries organized by the Peace Institute and the Faculty of Social Sciences last week, the participants discussed gender inequalities in the media, at the intersection of media politics, production, representation and consumption.

18. June 2018 | Research, Event

[Science] Generating global network structures by triad types

The article, published in the scientific journal PLOS One, addresses the question of whether it is possible to generate the networks with a given global structure (operationalized by a blockmodel) with only considering the different triad types.

8. June 2018 | Research, Publikacija

The Social Sciences Research Institute is the largest research institute for Social Sciences in Slovenia. Research at the Institute is carried out within the framework of national and international research programmes. Intensive research is carried out within European Union research projects, but researchers and research centres are also involved in other international research.  

VICE-DEAN for Research: izr. prof. dr. Iztok Prezelj.

Podoktorski projekt - Vodenje lokalne skupnosti: birokratizacija politike ali politizacija birokracije?

doc.dr. Simona Kukovič | 1. September 2018 - 31. August 2020 | CPUPPI

TAP Kako pospešiti rast slovenskih podjetij: stukturna dinamizacija, granularnost, internacionalizacija in inovativnost

izr.prof.dr. Matija Rojec | 1. July 2018 - 30. June 2021 | CMO

Novi načini in globalni vzorci (re)produkcije spletnih novic (Slovene)

Head: akad.prof.dr. Slavko Splichal | Period: 1. July 2018 - 30. June 2021 | CDK

Priložnosti in nevarnosti spletnih zdravstvenih skupnosti za zdravstvo (Slovene)

Head: izr.prof.dr. Gregor Petrič | Period: 1. July 2018 - 30. June 2021 | CMI

Segmentacija nestandardnega zaposlovanja v Sloveniji (Slovene)

Head: prof.dr. Miroslav Stanojević | Period: 1. July 2018 - 30. June 2021 | CPOČV

MP/Eurisce: Up-date of the mapping of social enterprises and their eco-systems in Europe

doc.dr. Tatjana Rakar | 1. June 2018 - 30. September 2019 | CDB

EU/H2020: STOP - Science and Technology in childhood Obesity Policy

doc.dr. Luka Kronegger | 1. June 2018 - 31. May 2022 | CMI

EU/INTERREG AT-SLO: COOP4HEALTHCARE - Cross-sectoral Alliances for Smart Helthcare Solutions

izr.prof.dr. Vesna Dolničar | 1. May 2018 - 30. April 2020 | CDI

EU/Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme: PET-SCAN - Plateform Experts and Tools: Specialised Cyber Activists Network

prof.dr. Vasja Vehovar | 1. May 2018 - 30. April 2020 | CDI

EU/H2020: RePast – Strenghtening European Integration through the analysis of conflict discourses: revisiting the past, anticipating the future

doc.dr. Rok Zupančič | 1. May 2018 - 30. April 2021 | ORC

MP/Active and Assistive Living (AAL) programme: i-evAALution – integrating and evaluating AAL solutions

izr.prof.dr. Vesna Dolničar | 1. April 2018 - 30. September 2020 | CDI

MP/EUROFOUND: EIRO - European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions - EIRO Network of Correspondents

prof.dr. Aleksandra Kanjuo Mrčela | 1. March 2018 - 28. February 2019 | CPOČV