Who Silke van Dyk, Science


Dr. Silke van Dyk is Professor of Political Sociology at Friedrich Schiller University, Jena. Her research areas are political sociology, the sociology of age(ing) and demography, the sociology of social policy and the welfare state, and perspectives on social criticism. She is the author of the textbook »Soziologie des Alters« (»The Sociology of Old Age«) (transcript 2015; a new edition with an extra chapter on older age in the corona pandemic was published in 2020).

Photo: Anne Günther/Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena (Copyright)

A film interview by Subaru Moriwaki, Interview: TAIFUN Project

Silke van Dyk was a speaker at Symposium Düsseldorf
Saturday, 21.08.2021 (15.15 – 16.00)

and at Symposium Osaka
Saturday, 06.08.2022