Research projects with methodological focus and methodologically innovative projects are being worked on at the Zeppelin University in various disciplines.


Behnke, Joachim
Behnke, Joachim Prof Dr rer pol
Vice President Teaching and Learning |
Academic Program Director Politics, Administration & International Relations | PAIR
Phone:+49 7541 6009-1431
Fax:+49 7541 6009-1499
Room:Semi 0.02
Brütting, Tatjana
Brütting, Tatjana
Phone:+49 7541 6009-1366
Room:FAB 3 | 1.15
Elff, Martin
Elff, Martin Prof Dr
Dean Faculty of Political and Social Sciences |
Academic Program Director SPE |
Speaker of the research cluster Computational Social Science |
Chair for Political Sociology
Phone:+49 7541 6009-1369
Fax:+49 7541 6009-3009
Room:FAB 3 | 1.81
Fidrmuc, Jarko
Fidrmuc, Jarko Prof Dr
Phone:+49 7541 6009-1241
Fax:+49 7541 6009-1499
Room:Semi 0.03 R
Peter, Franziska
Peter, Franziska Prof Dr
Academic Program Director BA CME, MA GEMA, MSc CME
Phone:+49 7541 6009-2231
Fax:+49 7541 6009-1299
Room:Semi 1.06
Seng, Kilian
Seng, Kilian Dr
Head of Research Methodology Training Centre
Head of ZU Graduate School (acting) | ZUGS
Phone:+49 7541 6009-2241
Fax:+49 7541 6009-1699
Room:FAB 3 | 1.17
Tanner, Carmen
Tanner, Carmen Prof Dr
Phone:+49 7541 6009-2271
Fax:+49 7541 6009-1499
Room:FAB 3 | 1.53
Tröndle, Martin
Tröndle, Martin Prof Dr
Phone:+49 7541 6009-1313
Fax:+49 7541 6009-1179
Room:FAB 3 | 1.37

methodological expertise:

Behnke, Joachim – multivariate regression, factor analysis, logistic regression, discrete choice, multi-level models, qualitative comparative analysis (QCA), agent based modelling.

Elff, Martin - analysis of survey, data collection and text data; Regression models and their extensions (generalized linear models, multi-level models, semi-parametric regression), structural models with latent variables, ideal point models, discrete choice models, ecological inference, finite mixture models, programming of estimators (ML, EM, etc.).

Fidrmuc, Jarko - analysis of micro, regional and panel data; probit and logit, Heckman selection models, time series models, structural VAR models, cointegration and panel co-integration, Kalman filter, economic forecasts, dynamic correlation, meta-analysis.

Peter, Franziska - time series econometrics, financial market econometrics, in particular vector autoregressive models, error correction models, cointegration, Markov switching models, intensity models, bootstrap methods, high frequency finance market data modeling.

Seng, Kilian - methods of empirical social research and, in particular, quantitative
methods: regress analysis (OLS, GLM, time series and panels, instrumental variable estimators, selection models, hierarchical and spatial models), matching procedures, factor analysis and structural equation models, qualitative comparative analysis (QCA), comparative case studies, mixed methods, causal inference.

Tanner, Carmen - experimental designs, questionnaire.

Tröndle, Martin - field research (ethnographical approach), literature and material evaluation, historic critical analysis, qualitative interviews, surveys, experiment, artistic research methods.

Time to decide

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