Zuzanna Brzozowska

Research Group: Fertility and Family

Phone: +43 1 515 81 - 7710

E-Mail: zuzanna.brzozowska(at)oeaw.ac.at


Zuzanna Brzozowska is a postdoctoral researcher in the Comparative European Demography group. She holds MA in Sociology (University of Warsaw), MSc in Demography (Autonomous University of Barcelona) and PhD in Economics (Warsaw School of Economics). She worked as a prae-doc and post-doc at the VID (2012-18), as a post-doc at the Vienna University of Economics and Business (2019-2020) and at the Masaryk University (2017-2021). In 2019-2021, Zuzanna conducted a two-year project “SDTin3D: The ideational, economic and institutional context of family change in Europe in the last three decades”. Her research interests cover the institutional, economic and sociocultural drivers and consequences of low fertility. She is an R afficionado.


Areas of Expertise

  • Fertility and Family Change
  • Family Values and Norms
  • Fertility and Inequality

Selected Publications


Assessing short-term fertility intentions and their realisation using the Generations and Gender Survey: pitfalls and challenges
Author(s): Brzozowska, Z., Beaujouan, E.
Reference: European Journal of Population, Online First.
Year: 2020

Attitudinal and behavioural indices of the Second Demographic Transition: Evidence from the last three decades in Europe
Author(s): Brzozowska, Z.
Reference: OSF Preprints
Year: 2020

Demographic Techniques: Decomposition and Standardization
Author(s): Brzozowska, Z.
Reference: Ritzer, G. (Ed.), Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology, 2nd Edition.
Year: 2019