UC3M

Jonas Radl

Jonas Radl

Jonas is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the Department of Social Sciences of Carlos III University of Madrid. He obtained his PhD at the European University Institute in Florence. His research interests include the fields of social stratification and the life course. He is the Principal Investigator of the EFFORT Project hosted by the Carlos III Juan March Institute, and leads a Research Group at the WZB Berlin Social Science Center related to this interdisciplinary project.
jradl@clio.uc3m.es

Jan Stuhler

Jan Stuhler

Jan is an Associate Professor of Economics at Carlos III University of Madrid. He obtained his PhD at University College London and is affiliated to the Swedish Institute for Social Research in Stockholm. Jan’s fields of interest are labour economics and applied economics, especially focusing on migration and intergenerational mobility. The latter is a key point of interest for the EFFORT project.
jan.stuhler@uc3m.es

Alberto Palacios Abad

Alberto is a predoctoral researcher for the EFFORT project at Carlos III University of Madrid. He completed a Double Master’s Degree in Economic Development at Carlos III and Lund University, where he also worked as a research assistant. His main areas of research interest are social inequality and intergenerational mobility. Alberto contributes to EFFORT by helping with the sampling as well as implementation of the experiments and analyzing international data.
alberto.palacios@uc3m.es

Laura García Llamas

Laura García Llamas

Laura has been working at Carlos III University of Madrid since 2011 as a research grant assistant at the Economic Institute. She is currently the project manager of EFFORT as well as ELECTRIC CHALLENGES, another ERC project. She obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and a Master’s Degree in Economics and Innovation Management from the Complutense University of Madrid. Laura will make sure the administrative part of the EFFORT project stays on track.
laura.garcia@uc3m.es

Víctor Gómez Blanco

Víctor is a research associate for the EFFORT project. Upon completion of a B.Sc. in Economics at University of Alcalá, a Master’s degree at CEMFI, and the Master in Economic Development and Growth at Carlos III University of Madrid, he obtained his PhD in Economic History at Carlos III University of Madrid. His research interests lie in the fields of inequality and financial history, and he is currently working as a Visiting Professor at Complutense University of Madrid.
vigomezb@clio.uc3m.es

María Rubio Cabañez

Maríaa is a predoctoral researcher at the Department of Social Sciences of Carlos III University of Madrid. She completed a two-year Master in Economic Analysis at Carlos III and attended several courses of the Master in Econometrics and Mathematical Economics at Tilburg University. Her main research interests include sociology of education and social demography. Maria is a research assistant for the EFFORT project in Madrid.
marubioc@eco.uc3m.es

WZB

Heike Solga

Heike is a Professor of Sociology at the Free University Berlin, as well as the Director of the Research Unit “Dynamics of Social Inequalities” at the WZB Berlin Social Science Center. She obtained her PhD at Free University of Berlin. Heike has published extensively on educational inequalities from a comparative perspective, a key aspect in the EFFORT project, and has carried out several research projects involving schools. The real-effort experiments will be replicated in Berlin with her support and guidance.
heike.solga@wzb.eu

Lea Kröger

Lea is a researcher for the EFFORT project. Before doing her PhD in Social and Political Sciences at the European University Institute in Florence, she studied Social Sciences at Humboldt University in Berlin. Her research interests include the fields of family sociology and social stratification. Lea contributes to carrying out the EFFORT project, especially the replication of the real-effort experiments in Berlin.
lea.kroeger@wzb.eu.

Louis Klobes

Louis is doing a Master in International and Development Economics at the HTW Berlin. He obtained a B.Sc. in Business Mathematics with a focus on economics and has worked with various institutions in international cooperation and development in Germany and Latin America. Louis is a research assistant for the EFFORT project and will help with the implementation of the real-effort experiments in Berlin.
louis.klobes@wzb.eu.

Patricia Lorente

Patricia Lorente is an Erasmus intern for the EFFORT project as part of the WZB in Berlin. She obtained a bachelor's degree in Neuroscience from the Pablo Olavide University in Spain and a master's degree in Behavioural Science research from Radboud University in the Netherlands. Her research interests include teachers’ expectations and the study of effort in relation with the students’ achievement gap. She will be helping in the EFFORT project with the implementation of experiments in Berlin and offer support in other research activities.
patricia.lorente@wzb.eu.

Simon Loebl

Simon is a research assistant for the EFFORT project and will help to carry out the real-effort experiments in Berlin. He is doing a Master in Social Sciences at the Humboldt University of Berlin (HU Berlin). Previously, he studied Political Science and Sociology with a focus on health inequalities and has worked in various research projects regarding this issue.
simon.loebl@wzb.eu



Allan Sandham

Allan is supporting the EFFORT team as an intern and is helping to conduct the experiments in schools as well as with data processing. He's currently studying Sociology at the Technical University of Berlin and is focusing on social inequality and critical theory. His other research interests include topics of ownership, property rights, and economic sociology.
allan.sandham@wzb.eu



UNED

Antonio Crespo

Antonio Crespo

Antonio is an Associate Professor of Psychology at la Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia in Madrid (UNED). His main research interests are in the field of visual attention and perception, including eye-tracking techniques. For the EFFORT project, Antonio’s expertise on pupillometry is essential. As the manager of the ocular laboratory at UNED, he will assist in producing accurate measurements of cognitive effort.
acrespo@psi.uned.es

FORMER TEAM MEMBERS

Paula Apascaritei
Simona Demel 
Patricia Días
Iñigo Francés Ezcurra
Laura Fürsich
Sofía Gabino Fernandez
Gema García Albacete
Alicia García Sierra 
Sonia Mata Ortega

Isabel Molero López