Aleksander Madsen

Postdoctoral Fellow - Sosiologi og samfunnsgeografi
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Visiting address Moltke Moes vei 31 Harriet Holters hus 0851 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1096 Blindern 0317 Oslo

Academic interests

  • Social stratification, segregation and intergenerational mobility
  • Immigrant assimilation in the labor market
  • Labor market careers and labor market attachment
  • Welfare state research and social policy
  • Social inequality and class
  • Statistical methods and causality

Courses taught

SOSGEO 1120 Quantitative methods


  • Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Sociology and Human Geography, UiO, 2021 - present
  • Researcher, NIFU (10%), 2021 - present
  • Researcher, NIFU, 2019 - 2021
  • PhD candidate, Centre for the Study of Professions, Oslo Metropolitan University, 2014 - 2018
  • Ma in sociology, UiO, 2013


Tags: Sociology, Segregation, Social inequality, Minorities


  • Madsen, Aleksander Å. & Røberg, Karl Ingar Kittelsen (2021). Education–occupation mismatch and long-term sickness absence: a longitudinal study of over- and under-education using Norwegian population data, 2003–2013. Journal of Education and Work. ISSN 1363-9080. 34(4), p. 443–458. doi: 10.1080/13639080.2021.1946491.
  • Madsen, Aleksander Årnes; Brekke, Idunn & Bringsrud Fekjær, Silje (2021). Women’s Attrition from Male-Dominated Workplaces in Norway: The Importance of Numerical Minority Status, Motherhood and Class. Work, Employment and Society. ISSN 0950-0170. doi: 10.1177/09500170211004247.
  • Madsen, Aleksander Årnes (2019). Return to work after first incidence of long-term sickness absence: A 10-year prospective follow-up study identifying labour-market trajectories using sequence analysis. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. ISSN 1403-4948. doi: 10.1177/1403494818821003.
  • Madsen, Aleksander Årnes (2019). Long-term Sickness Absence Among Professionals: Investigating Gender, Socioeconomic Position and Care Work. Nordic Journal of Working Life Studies. ISSN 2245-0157. 8(4). doi: 10.18291/njwls.v8i4.111928.

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