SUDA crew. Photo: Stockholm University
From top left: Sven Drefahl, Johan Dahlberg, Filip Dabergott. Ilka Steiner, Martin Kolk, Amber Beckley, Klára Čapková, Anna-Karin Nyhlin, Helen Eriksson, Sofi Ohlsson-Wijk, Livia Oláh, Eva Bernhardt, Caroline Uggla, Jani Turunen, Ann-Zofie Duvander, Gunnar Andersson. Siddartha Aradhya. Ari Klængur Jónsson, Erik Carlsson, Li Ma, Marie Berlin, Ida Viklund, Eleonora Mussino, Maria Brandén, Margarita Chudnovskaya. 

Academic staff



Research Subjects

Gunnar Andersson

Professor of Demography, Chair Fertility and family dynamics in the Nordic countries
Siddartha Aradhya Research fellow Immigrant integration, social inequality, child outcomes
Kieron Barclay Docent, SCAS Research fellow Family demography, health, and fertility

Sunnee Billingsley

Docent, Senior lecturer Social change and demographic outcomes

Maria Brandén

Docent, Research fellow Internal migration, work life, and gender equality

Chiara Comolli

Research fellow Global uncertainties and fertility decline
Johan Dahlberg Research fellow

Intergenerational effects in fertility

Sven Drefahl Docent, Senior lecturer

Adult mortality, old-age mortality

Ann-Zofie Duvander

Professor Family demography. Patterns in parental leave
Helen Eriksson Researcher Social policies and family demography

Juho Härkönen

Professor Family demography, social inequality, life course
Martin Kolk Docent, Research fellow Kinship effects on demographic behaviour, historical demography
Linda Kridahl Research fellow Entry into retirement
Andrea Monti Researcher

International migration and integration

Eleonora Mussino Docent, Research fellow Immigrant demography and immigrant integration
Gerda Neyer Senior research fellow Institutional and political aspects of family formation in contemporary European countries

Sofi Ohlsson-Wijk

Research fellow Family dynamics and work life
Livia Oláh Docent, Senior lecturer Family demography, fertility, parental leave, employment, gender equality in Europe
Kirk Scott Researcher Immigrant integration
Elizabeth Thomson Professor Emerita of Demography Family demography
Caroline Uggla Research Fellow Sex ratios and demography
Matthew Wallace

Docent, Research Fellow

Migrant mortality

Ben Wilson

Docent, Research Fellow

Migration, family formation, health, social demography


PhD Students and Research Assistants



Research Subjects

Klára Čapková PhD Student Socio-economic inequalities and single parenthood
Erik Carlsson PhD Student Family and fertility of immigrants in Sweden
Filip Dabergott PhD Student Family status and mortality
Johanna Finnström PhD Student Child custody cases
Benson John PhD Student Family complexities and fertility change in sub-Saharan Africa
Maxim Kan PhD Student Maternal and Reproductive Health and Gender Inequality in Central Asia
Wooseong Kim PhD Student Occupational mismatch among the second generation in Sweden
Sanni Kuikka PhD Student Intergenerational transmission of (dis-)advantage
Weiwen Lai PhD Student Migration and family dynamics in China
Anna-Karin Nylin PhD Student Family change and earnings outcomes
Steffen Peters PhD Student Personality trains and fertility in Europe
Miska Simanainen PhD Student Welfare dependency
Signe Svallfors PhD Student Demographic dynamics in relation to armed conflict in Colombia
Frankseco Yorke PhD Student Educational outcomes of children to refugee migrants


Linus Andersson Research affiliate
Amber Beckley Research affiliate
Eva Bernhardt Research affiliate
Anders Brändström Research affiliate
Margarita Chudnovskaya Research affiliate
Brad Campbell Research affiliate
Julie Fournier PhD student affiliate
Marcus Fraga PhD student affiliate
Raffaele Grotti Research affiliate
Andreas Höhn Research affiliate
Marika Jalovaara Research affiliate
Ari Klængur Jónsson Research affiliate
Lena Karlsson Research affiliate
Erling Lundevaller Research affiliate
Vitor Miranda Research affiliate, SDF liason
Kelly Musick Research affiliate
Ognjen Obucina Research affiliate
Mojgan Padyab Research affiliate
Isabel Palomares Linares Research affiliate
Leah Ruppanner Research affiliate
Glenn Sandström Research affiliate
Isaac Sasson Guest researcher
Jiaxin Shin PhD student affiliate
Jani Turunen Research affiliate
Marianne Tønnessen Research affiliate
Haodong Qi Research affiliate
Rosa Weber Research affiliate


In Memoriam

Jan Hoem (1939-2017) - Founder of SUDA in 1983