Brandt School Universität Erfurt

Prof. Dr. Guido Mehlkop

Professor for Empirical Research 

+49 (0) 361/737-4901
LG 1/ Room 224
Office hours:     Tuesday, 11 - 12 hrs

Prof. Dr. Guido Mehlkop is the Dean of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Social Sciences (Staatswissenschaftliche Fakultät) of the University of Erfurt. A sociologist by training, he wrote his doctoral thesis about new institutional economics at the University of Bonn, Germany (2001). Thereafter he held positions as a post doc and an assistant professor at the University of Dresden, Germany. In his habilitation thesis (2010) he conducted an empirical study about criminal behavior. Since 2011 he is a full professor for empirical research at the University of Erfurt. His research interests include: rational choice theory; statistics and methodology; new political economy; criminology and victimology; military sociology; suicide studies. 

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Courses taught at the Brandt School:

  • PAM: Quantitative Analysis and Empricial Methods (SS)