Prof. Dr. Patricia Pfeil

Prof. Dr. Patricia Pfeil

Managing Director of sine-Institut gGmbH


Chair of the Board of Directors of the Süddeutsches Institut für empirische Sozialforschung e.V.

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Focus areas of research

  • Social-scientific methods
  • Social work and social risks
  • Sociology of Inequality
  • Sociology of Overindebtedness
  • Gender studies

Professional career:

Study of Social Work at the Kath. Stiftungsfachhochschule Munich, study of Sociology, Social Psychology and Economic and Social History at the University of Munich (LMU), PhD at the University of Bielefeld. Scientific employee in various research projects of the German Youth Institute Munich, Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich (LMU) , University of Bielefeld and the Police College FH Villingen-Schwenningen.

1999 foundation and Chair of the Board of Directors of sine e.V., executive chairmember since then, 2010 foundation and Managing Director of sine GmbH

Seit September 2014 Professorin für Organisation der Sozialwirtschaft an der Hochschule Kempten, Fakultät für Soziales und Gesundheit.