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Overview of ongoing and completed projects at LIfBi


All publications incl. the LIfBi series "NEPS Survey Paper", "LIfBi Working Paper" and Transfer Reports

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About us

History and Purpose of LIfBi - from the Origin of the National Educational Panel to the Present Day


Overview of all employees of the institute with filter and search function

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News on research, events and developments at LIfBi incl. news archive


Conferences, events and trainings of LIfBi as well as all dates of the institute's own lecture series LIfBi Lectures


Information services, press portal and distribution list, and downloads for media professionals


All LIfBi annual reports, subscription to the newsletter as well as all transfer reports and publication series.

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Research Data Center

Information about the FDZ-LIfBi incl. contact form and registration for the newsletter "LIfBi data"

Data and Documentation

To the data of NEPS, ReGES and further studies incl. documentation and variable search

Data Access

Request for access to scientific use files incl. overview of all data use projects


Information on FDZ events, tutorials and help for handling the data incl. online forum

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LIfBi as an Employer

Flexible working and part-time models, equal opportunities and good work-life balance

Further Education, Doctorate, Networks

Offers for all qualification levels and best networking opportunities

Workplace Bamberg

Living and working in the heart of the world heritage city - central location of empirical educational research

Job Offers

All open positions in the areas of research, infrastructure and administration at a glance

Current Projects

The Leibniz Institute for Educational Trajectories is home to the following studies and projects (in order of project start)

Completed projects

Selbstreguliertes Lernen in der Covid-19-Pandemie | Corona and self-regulated learning
Corona and adult learning | Corona and Adult Learning
Multi-Des | Multilevel Design Parameters and Effect Size Benchmarks for Student's Competencies
Feel your language / HabilNet | Feel your languages
Übergänge | Finding compromises and its consequences
Studienwahl von Migranten | Study Enrolment of High School Graduates with a Migration Background
DDP-Bildung LIfBi | Domain Data Protocols for Empirical Educational Research
MultiTex-Transfer | Process Based Diagnostics of Text Comprehension with Multiple Documents
FÖS2 | Collecting Additional Panel Data on Former Special Education Students in theNEPS
Aiming high | Effects of High Educational Aspirations in Immigrant Families
GeLiNu | Geringe Literalität und Numeralität bei Erwachsenen: Risiko- und Schutzfaktoren
Soziales Kapital | Social capital in the transition to vocational education and at labor market entry
REACH | Reaching Young Adults With Low Achievement in Literacy (REACH)
Kompetenzprofile | Profiles of Competence Development in Secondary School
SBS | School Routes and their Importance for School Achievements
ECE India | Does Early Childhood Education and Care Provisions in India Provide Any Dividend to Children?
Bildungsaspirationen | Educational Aspirations of Immigrants and Their Decendants across the Educational Career
BiLev | Returns to Education Over The Life Course
Lohnungleichheiten / Geschlechtersegregation | Occupational Gender Segregation
PIAAC-L | Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies–Longitudinal