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Christoph Haug


Department of Sociology and Work
Visiting address
Skanstorget 18
41122 Göteborg
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Postal address
Box 720
40530 Göteborg

About Christoph Haug

As a Marie-Curie Fellow, Christoph is conducting research on inter-organizational collaboration in face-to-face meetings. He is also a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Sociology and Work Science. 

He wrote his doctoral thesis about “Discursive Decision-making in Meetings of the Global Justice Movement: Cultures and Practices” at the Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB) and at Freie Universität Berlin and then accepted a post-doc Position at the research fellow at the Gothenburg Centre of Globalization and Development (GCGD) to study “the politics of the poor” in and around South African shack settlements. He also collaborated with Håkan Thörn, Maj-Lis Follér and Beniamin Knutsson in a Sida-funded project entitled “Governing AIDS through aid to civil society: Global solutions meet local problems in Sub-Saharan Africa”

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Research areas

  • organizational communication; meetings; social movements; globalization; consensus

Teaching areas

  • globalization; social psychology; qualitative methods; social movements

Selected publications

Organizing spaces: Meeting arenas as a social movement infrastructure between organization, network, and institution
Haug, Christoph
Organization Studies, 34:5-6, s. 705-732, 2013

What is consensus and how is it achieved in meetings? Four practices of consensus decision-making
Haug, Christoph
Joseph A. Allen, Nale Lehmann-Willenbrock, Steven G. Rogelberg (Eds.): The Cambridge handbook of meeting science, New York : Cambridge University Press, 556–584, 2015