Jolanta Aidukaitė

Jolanta AIDUKAITĖ

Chief researcher

Scientific interests

Welfare state, comparative social policy, family policy, housing policy, and urban movements.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 249 1601, email: jolanta.aidukaite@lstc.lt

Viktorija Baranauskienė

Viktorija BARANAUSKIENĖ

Junior researcher, PhD Student

Scientific interests

Geography of the population, sparsely populated areas of Lithuania, spatial exclusion, change of network of public service infrastructure, regional policy, regional differences.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 211 3777, email: baranauskiene.viktorija@gmail.com

Inga Blažienė

Inga BLAŽIENĖ

Senior researcher

Scientific interests

Employment and labour market policy, industrial relations, working conditions.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 275 3568, email: inga.blaziene@dsti.lt

Giedrė Blažytė

Giedrė BLAŽYTĖ

Researcher

Scientific interests

Contemporary migration processes; family migration; migration and gender; integration of beneficiaries of international protection; public attitudes towards migrants and beneficiaries of international protection.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 272 2063, email: blazytegiedre@gmail.com

Rūta Brazienė

Rūta BRAZIENĖ

Chief researcher

Scientific interests

Labour Market and Employment Policy, Quality of Employment, Gender (In)equality in the Labour Market and Social Policy, Youth Policy.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 275 2503, email: ruta.braziene@dsti.lt

Donatas Burneika

Donatas BURNEIKA

Chief researcher

Scientific interests

Regional and urban studies, regional development and politic, migration studies, human geography.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 211 3777, email: donatas.geo@gmail.com

Karolis Dambrauskas

Karolis DAMBRAUSKAS

Junior researcher, PhD Student

Scientific interests

Nationalism; ethnic conflicts; governance of ethnic minorities; the anthropology of the state; governance studies.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 272 2063, email: dambrauskas@ces.lt

Monika Frejutė Rakauskienė

Monika FRĖJUTĖ-RAKAUSKIENĖ

Senior researcher

Scientific interests

Research on ethnic identity; civic participation of ethnic minorities groups; non-governmental organizations of ethnic minorities; manifestations of ethnic intolerance and xenophobia in public discourse; media discourse analysis.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 272 2063, email: monika@ces.lt

Vladimiras Gaidys

Vladimiras GAIDYS

Chief researcher

Scientific interests

Public opinion surveys, political sociology, trust in institutions.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 210 2071, email: vladas@vilmorus.lt

Inga Gaižauskaitė

Inga GAIŽAUSKAITĖ

Junior researcher, PhD Student

Scientific interests

Social research methodology, democratisation, social and political trust, life course sociology, academic integrity, research ethics.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 210 2071, email: inga.gaizauskaite@lstc.lt

Margarita Gedvilaitė Kordušienė

Margarita GEDVILAITĖ-KORDUŠIENĖ

Researcher

Scientific interests

Population ageing, intergenerational relationships, family and migration, childlessness.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 211 3777, email: mgedvilaite@yahoo.com

Boguslavas GRUŽEVSKIS

Boguslavas GRUŽEVSKIS

Chief researcher

Scientific interests

Labour market, employment, labour market policy, inequality and poverty, social investment, social dialog, personal well-being.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 275 2113, email: boguslavas.gruzevskis@dsti.lt

Guobaite

Ramunė GUOBAITĖ-KIRSLIENĖ

Researcher

Scientific interests

Employment law and industrial relations.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 684) 68901, Email: rguobaite@gmail.com

Diana Janušauskienė

Diana JANUŠAUSKIENĖ

Chief researcher

Scientific interests

Democratisation; security; national minorities; discrimination; migration.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 210 2071, email: diana.janusauskiene@lstc.lt

Jolita Junevičienė-min

Jolita JUNEVIČIENĖ

Junior researcher, PhD Student

Scientific interests

Ageing society; social services; elderly care at home; support for informal caregivers.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 249 1601, email: jolita.juneviciene@lstc.lt

Elena Kocai

Elena KOCAI

Researcher

Scientific interests

Homelessness, sociology of deviance.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 210 2071, email: elena.kocai@yahoo.com

Vita Kontvainė

Vita KONTVAINĖ

Researcher

Scientific interests

Sociology of education; children sociology; research of Roma ethnic group; theory of sociology and social  anthropology.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 272 2063, email: vita@ces.lt

Edikas Kriaučiūnas

Edis KRIAUČIŪNAS

Senior researcher

Scientific interests

Rural development; the transformation of rural areas; socio-demographic differentiation of rural spaces; development of accommodation services in rural areas; geography of settlements; regional geography; recreational geography.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 211 3777, email: edis.geo@gmail.com

Sandra Krutulienė

Sandra KRUTULIENĖ

Researcher

Scientific interests

Quality of life research, social welfare and employment policy, situation of vulnerable groups under different types of welfare states.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 210 2071, email: sandra.krutuliene@dsti.lt

Lilija Kublickienė

Lilija KUBLICKIENĖ

Senior researcher

Scientific interests

Research on democratization processes, civil society, change of values, cultural research, local development, social inclusion, equal opportunities, gender equality.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 210 2071, email: lilija.kublickiene@gmail.com

Liutauras Labanauskas

Liutauras LABANAUSKAS

Researcher

Scientific interests

International migration, social cohesion, national identity, youth, vulnerable groups, hate speech and hate crime, social innovations.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 210 2071, email: liutauras.labanauskas@gmail.com

Anna Lipnevič

Anna LIPNEVIČ

Researcher

Scientific interests

Inequality, social mobility, prestige of professions; housing policy, social housing; migration, diaspora organizations; lifestyle; health / medical tourism.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 210 2071, email: anna.lipnevic@gmail.com

Darius Liutikas

Darius LIUTIKAS

Senior researcher

Scientific interests

Tourism, sociology of tourism, sociology of leisure, cultural and religious tourism, pilgrimage, geography of tourism.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 210 2071, email: darius.liutikas@gmail.com

Andrius Marcinkevičius

Andrius MARCINKEVIČIUS

Chief researcher

Scientific interests

Research on  ethnic identity; social inclusion of  ethnic minorities; history of ethnic minorities in the mass media; historical narrative and identity  construction in the public discourse.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 272 2063, email: andrius@ces.lt

Aušra Maslauskaitė

Aušra MASLAUSKAITĖ

Chief researcher

Scientific interests

Family demography, families and inequalities, gender relationships, intergenerational relationships, family policy.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 211 3777, email: amaslauskaite@lstc.lt

Arvydas Virgilijus Matulionis

Arvydas Virgilijus MATULIONIS

Scientist emeritus

Scientific interests

Social stratification, sociology of culture, political sociology, sociology of education, life style.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 210 2071, email: arvydas.matulionis@gmail.com

Rasa Miežienė

Rasa MIEŽIENĖ

Senior researcher

Scientific interests

Living standards, poverty and economic inequality, working conditions, employment and labour market policy.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 275 2434, email: rasa.zabarauskaite@dsti.lt

Sarmitė Mikulionienė

Sarmitė MIKULIONIENĖ

Chief researcher

Scientific interests

Demographic aging, social inclusion / exclusion of older people, loneliness, ageism, intergenerational solidarity.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 210 2071, email: mikulioniene@lstc.lt

Julija Moskvina

Julija MOSKVINA

Senior researcher

Scientific interests

Labor market, unemployment, employment policy, active labor market policies, active aging.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 275 2235, email: julija.moskvina@dsti.lt

Aurelija Novelskaitė

Aurelija NOVELSKAITĖ

Chief researcher

Scientific interests

Sociology of gender: gender equality, gender in organizations, gender in professions; research ethics: RRI, academic integrity, organizational measures; social research methodology.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 210 2071, email: aurelija.novelskaite@lstc.lt

Laima Okunevičiūtė Neverauskienė

Laima OKUNEVIČIŪTĖ NEVERAUSKIENĖ

Chief researcher

Scientific interests

Social economics, behavioural economics, regional economics, shadow economics, labour market, migration, employment and labour market policy, youth, integration of vulnerable groups. 

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 275 2235, email: laima.okuneviciute@dsti.lt

Vilana Pilinkaitė Sotirovič

Vilana PILINKAITĖ SOTIROVIČ

Researcher

Scientific interests

Gender and equality policies: critical frame analysis; social and political intersectionality; gender based violence.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 272 2063, email: ces@ces.lt

Arūnas Pocius

Arūnas POCIUS

Senior researcher

Scientific interests

Labour market’s situation analysis,  professional and territorial (internal and external migration)  mobility, shadow economic and illegal employment, changes of labour resources (long-term forecasting), hidden and structural unemployment.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 275 2503, email: arunas.pocius@dsti.lt

Gintarė Pociūtė Sereikienė

Gintarė POCIŪTĖ SEREIKIENĖ

Researcher

Scientific interests

Spatial polarization, peripheries and peripherality, urban shrinkage, gated communities, gentrification and segregation in the cities.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 211 3777, email: gintarei.pociutei@gmail.com

Gražina Rapolienė

Gražina RAPOLIENĖ

Researcher

Scientific interests

Ageing identity, ageism, representations in media, social exclusion, childlessness, and consumption.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 210 2071, email: g.rapoliene@gmail.com

Gintaras Ribokas

Gintaras RIBOKAS

Researcher

Scientific interests

Rural development, regional geography, land use.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 211 3777, email: gintaras.geo@gmail.com

Daiva Skučienė

Daiva SKUČIENĖ

Chief researcher

Scientific interests

Social policy and welfare state; well-being, income inequality and poverty, ageing society, social insurance and pensions.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 249 1601, email: daiva.skuciene@lstc.lt

Daumantas Stumbrys

Daumantas STUMBRYS

Researcher

Scientific interests

Demographic differentials, sociology of health, mortality differentials, alcohol control policy, illicit drug control policy.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 211 3777, email: dstumbrys@gmail.com

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Eduardas Kęstutis SVIKLAS

Specialist

Scientific interests

Social processes management, social structure, processes of democratization, sociology of culture.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 210 2071, email: eduardas.sviklas@lstc.lt

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Simona ŠČERBINSKAITĖ

Junior researcher, PhD Student

Scientific interests

Rural development and transformations; rural settlements system, rural community, rural policy.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 211 3777, email: simonascerbinskaite@gmail.com

Kristina Šliavaitė

Kristina ŠLIAVAITĖ

Senior researcher

Scientific interests

Socio-cultural identities; ethnicity and social inclusion; ethnic/national minority groups and equal opportunities; education and equal opportunities; anthropology of education.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 272 2063, email: kristina@ces.lt

Irena Šutinienė

Irena ŠUTINIENĖ

Specialist

Scientific interests

Social memory studies (Lithuanian post-Soviet memory culture and narrative memory of socialism, generational memory), memory and ethnic/national identity, biographical research.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 210 2071, email: irena.sutiniene@gmail.com

Meilutė Taljūnaitė

Meilutė TALJŪNAITĖ

Chief researcher

Scientific interests

Social stratification, middle class, European social integration, citizenship, national identity.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 210 2071, email: taljunaite@gmail.com

Vaida Tretjakova

Vaida TRETJAKOVA

Junior researcher

Scientific interests

Sociology of families and intimate lives; (adolescent) fertility; childlessness; reproductive health; contraceptive practices; youth wellbeing; gender roles, relations and inequalities; sexuality education, reproductive health, fertility policies.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 211 3777, email: vaida.tretjakova@gmail.com

Rūta Ubarevičienė

Rūta UBAREVIČIENĖ

Researcher

Scientific interests

Socio-spatial change, depopulation, internal migration, regional inequalities, social segregation, urban regions, post-socialist development, Big Data.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 211 3777, email: ruta.ubareviciene@gmail.com

Sonata Vyšniauskienė

Sonata VYŠNIAUSKIENĖ

Junior researcher, PhD Student

Scientific interests

Family policy, gender policy, gender (in)equality, social policy and welfare state.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 210 2071, email: sbrazyte@gmail.com

Laimutė Žalimienė

Laimutė ŽALIMIENĖ

Chief researcher

Scientific interests

Labour force  and occupational welfare of social services, social services for elderly and persons with disability, models of services integration.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 249 1601, email: laimazali@gmail.com

Karolis Žibas

Karolis ŽIBAS

Senior researcher

Scientific interests

Contemporary migration processes; social integration of immigrant groups; migration and migrant integration policies; ethnic structure of society; ethnic relations.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 272 2063, email: karolis@ces.lt

Alina Žvinklienė

Alina ŽVINKLIENĖ

Chief researcher

Scientific interests

Equality politics, gender studies, human rights, institutions, conflict resolution.

Contacts

Phone: (+370 5) 210 2071, email: alinazvin@gmail.com

Inga Blažienė

Inga BLAŽIENĖ

Vyresnioji mokslo darbuotoja

Kontaktai

Tel.: (8 5) 275 3568

El. p.: inga.blaziene@dsti.lt

Mokslinių interesų sritys

Užimtumo ir darbo rinkos politika, kolektyviniai darbo santykiai/socialinis dialogas, darbo sąlygos.

LSTC

Giedrė BLAŽYTĖ

Jaunesnioji mokslo darbuotoja

Kontaktai

Tel.: (8 5) 272 2063

El. p.: blazytegiedre@gmail.com

Mokslinių interesų sritys

Šiuolaikinės migracijos procesai; lyties aspektas migrantų integracijos procese; tarptautinės apsaugos gavėjų integracija; visuomenės nuostatos migrantų ir tarptautinės apsaugos gavėjų atžvilgiu.