Homonegativity and Gender Deviance: A Comparative Analysis of the Relationship between Ideas on Gender and Sexuality in Flanders, The Netherlands, and the United States. University of Antwerp
'Gender as a multi-layered issue in journalism.' A longitudinal, multi-methodical study of gender inequality in the field of journalism in Flanders. Ghent University
In recent years, the numerical inequality between male and female journalists is increasingly eliminated. However, the field of journalism remains divided along gender lines and subtle mechanisms maintain gender inequality. The aim of this research project is to study whether and how two rencent trends in the media sector U+2013 commercialization and digitization U+2013 influence the underlying mechanisms of gender segregation in ...
The activation of political gender stereotypes: an experimental test of the effect of the information environment on the use of political gender stereotypes in Flanders. Ghent University
The position of women in politics has captured the attention of
scholars for decades. Also today, women continue to face difficulties
when penetrating this male-dominated domain. Gender stereotypes
are one of the factors impeding womenU+2019s entrance in politics. By
investigating the conditions under which political gender stereotypes
are activated in votersU+2019 minds, this project moves beyond a
Gender Mainstreaming in Tertiary Educational Environments from a Posthumanist Perspective : Making a difference for Trans and Gender Creative Youths through innovative place-based research. KU Leuven
POST-TRANSCREATE PILOT is sponsored by the Global Mind Visiting Scholarship Program of KU Leuven. Beneficiary of the scholarship is Dr. Nico Canoy, The Philippines. It is conducted in the context of the Transdisciplinary Honours Program of the Institute of the Future that accepted our challenge 'inclusive cities and environments' as one of the core topics of the year 2019-2020.
The Anthropocene epoch had radically challenged the ...
Institutional mechanisms for gender equality and gender mainstreaming. University of Antwerp
Gender differential patterns in the education gradient in health. A cohort study on the impact of the reversed gender gap in higher education. Ghent University
This research proposal aims (1) to reveal and explain cohort changes in the education gradient in health among women (in the context of the massive growth in female enrollment rates), (2) to explain cohort changes in the gender gap in health at the different levels of the educational structure (in the context of the reversed gender gap in higher education).
Gender and depression in Europe. Anlayzing gender differences in depression from a cross-national comparative perspective Ghent University
Using data from the ESS-round 3, the prevalence of depression is estimated among a sample of women and men from 23 European countries. Depression is modelled using confirmatory factor analysis and cross-national variation in the gender ratio in depression is estimated using the most appropriate factor model. Cross-national differences in depression and in the gender gap in depression are studied from a macrosociological perspective.