Workshop: Factorial Designs in Recruiter Surveys

A picture from a job interview

Workshop at the University of Bern. Wednesday, 9 November 2016

Location: University of Bern, Unitobler (Room F-105) and von Roll area (Room B 305)

The workshop aims at an exchange on labor market vignette studies, especially on recruitment and hiring. The focus will be on discussing issues of analyzing experimental vignette study data, embedded in recruiter surveys. Several research groups who currently conduct vignette studies in Switzerland and abroad will use the opportunity to present and discuss their work in progress.


Andreas Damelang (University of Erlangen)
Valentina di Stasio (University of Oxford)

Preliminary workshop program (pdf) (

The workshop is organized by Christian Imdorf, NEGOTIATE@University of Basel and Institute of Sociology@University of Bern, together with Flavia Fossati, nccr – on the move, and Daniel Oesch, NCCR LIVES.

Workshop participation is free of charge and includes coffee, snacks as well as an aperitif in the later afternoon. Please note that workshop participants will need to cover their travel costs and lunch at the university cafeteria on their own.

Please register for the workshop by sending an email to Christian Imdorf, indicating your first and family name, institutional affiliation, and your email address (to be compiled for the workshop participant list).

Deadline for registration is 30 September 2016.

Registered workshop participants will receive an updated program, including additional information on how to reach the workshop venue, in early October.