FLAG stands for Family Lifecourse and Ageing and is a research cluster within the Department of Sociology at the University of Groningen.

Here you can find the schedule (past, present, future) and the contents of the FLAG meetings.


Date Room Time What
June 19, 2018 GR19.109 12-13.00 Discuss papers from Vera Buijs and Renske Verweij
May 29, 2018 GR19.109 12-13.30 Practice EPC talks (Damiano Uccheddu, Christoph Beim, Rae Li)
May 8, 2018 GR19.109 12-13.30 Overview Vera de Bel’s reserach stay in Lausanne
April 17, 2018 GR19.109 12-13.00 Discuss commentary Gert Stulp
March 27, 2018 GR19.109 12-13.30 Rae Li–Fertility desires in China
March 13, 2018 GR19.109 12-13.00 Anne Gauthier & Judith Koops–The measurement and covariates of intensive parenting: results from a cross-national pilot
February 6, 2018 GR19.109 12-13.30 Current statistical controversies in sociology (presentations by Damiano Uccheddu & Christoph Beim)
January 16, 2018 GR19.105 12-13.30 Discussion paper Christoph Beim–The impact of religiosity and gender equality on the realization of fertility intentions
December 12, 2017 GR19.105 12-13.30 Practice talk Form Day (Vera Buijs); discussing VENI-abstract (Gerine Lodder)
November 21, 2017 GR19.105 12-13.30 Renske Verweij–Genetics of childlessness
October 24, 2017 GR19.105 12-13.30 Martine Goedendorp–Self-management for well-being intervention for informal network
October 12, 2017 GR19.105 12-13.30 Danielle Jansen–The sociology of birth
September 12, 2017 GR19.105 12-13.30 Getting to know the new members
June 20, 2017 M.0070 13-14.00 Discussing Rae Li’s future project
May 23, 2017 M.0070 13-14.00 Discussing Gert Stulp’s questionnaire
April 25, 2017 H.0222 12-13.00 Discussing Vera de Bel’s questionnaire; Gert Stulp presents on the importance of visualisations in research
March 28, 2017 H.0222 12-13.00 Martine Goedendorp presents about her research
March 9, 2017 GR19.109 14-15.30 Christoph Bein–The link between religiosity and fertility
February 16, 2017 GR19.105 12-13.00 Discussing Renske Verweij’s paper Education, occupation and childlessness: How do fertility desires play a role?
December 15, 2016 GR19.105 14-15.30 Discussion of Vera de Bel’s paper–Multi-generational relationships after parental divorce; discussing Gert Stulp’s GENSI-questionnaire
December 1, 2016 GR19.105 14-15.30 Nadia Akkerman–Social network diversity, well-being and health
November 17, 2016 GR19.105 14-15.30 Discussing Gert Stulp’s GENSI-questionnaire
October 20, 2016 B.0126 14-15.30 The start of FLAG! Discussion of Vera de Bel’s poster–Multi-generational relationships after parental divorce