Research Committees

RC30 Sociology of Work

Established in 1970


The aims of the Research Committee on Sociology of Work are to establish and encourage ollaboration among scholars working in the field of sociology of work throughout the world; to enhance international cooperation and exchange in theoretical and empirical research in the sociology of work; to link theoretical and empirical research in the sociology of work with related specialist fields or disciplines such as economics sociology, industrial relations, organisation studies, labour economics, labour law, labour history and critical management theory.

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Board 2018 - 2022. Extended 2023

President & Treasurer

María Eugenia LONGO, INRS, Canada,

Vice-President Delphine MERCIER, LEST-CNRS, France
Secretary & Newsletter Editor

Flora BAJARD, LEST-CNRS, France,

Board Members

Guzel Rimovna BAIMURZINA, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
Ya-Han CHUANG, Université Paris-IV Sorbonne, France (Delegate for China/Hong Kong region)
Premilla D’CRUZ, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, India
Isil ERDINC, Université Paris-Dauphine, France (Delegate for Turkey region)
Bernard FUSULIER, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
Javier Pablo HERMO, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Alfredo HUALDE, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte, Mexico
Byoung-Hoon LEE, Chung-Ang University, Republic of Korea
Ndeshi NAMUPALA, University of Namibia, Namibia (Delegate for African region)
Ernesto NORONHA, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, India
Jose Ricardo RAMALHO, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Brazil (Delegate for South America region)
Helen SAMPSON, Cardiff University, United Kingdom
Klaus SCHMIERL, Institute for Social Science Research (ISF) of Munich, Germany
Jens THOEMMES, Université Toulouse-Jean Jaurès, France
Diane Gabrielle TREMBLAY, Université TÉLUQ, Canada
Federica VIGANO, University of Bolzano, Italy

Program Coordinators for XX ISA World Congress 2023 are:
Delphine MERCIER,
María Eugenia LONGO,

Past Activities

RC30 Business Meeting, February 2021

IV ISA Forum of Sociology, 2021
Labour Reforms in Latin America in the New Century

In Memoriam, Enrique DE LA GARZA TOLEDO (1947-2021) 


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