Liza Reisel

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Position Research Director, Equality, inclusion, migration
Degree PhD
Contact +47 975 71 460 liza.reisel@samfunnsforskning.no

Sociologist and Research Director for the group Equality, Inclusion, Migration

Liza Reisel has published articles and book chapters on inequalities in education, gender segregation in the labor market, equality and diversity legislation, education and labor market outcomes among children of immigrants, and health disparities. Many of her projects involve international comparative research based on large scale quantitative data or document analyses.

Over the past couple of years Reisel has co-edited two volumes on central gender equality topics: Kjønnsdeling og etniske skiller på arbeidsmarkedet (2014) and Gender Segregation in Vocational Education (2015)She is currently a member of the editorial board of the yearbook Comparative Social Research, and member of the Committee for Gender Balance and Diversity in Research's Working group on diversity in academia.

Reisel has her PhD in Sociology from the City University of New York. Reisel's doctoral thesis compared inequality in education in the United States and Norway. She has a Master's Degree in Migration and Ethnic Studies from the University of Amsterdam. From 2011 to 2015 she edited the Norwegian Journal of Working Life Studies (Søkelys på arbeidslivet).

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Publications

  • Seehuus, Sara Marie Jorunn & Reisel, Liza (2017). Betydningen av sosial bakgrunn for kjønnsdeling i høyere utdanning. Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning.  58(3), s 284- 310 Show summary
  • Sznitman, Sharon R.; Reisel, Liza & Kurana, Atika (2017). Socioeconomic background and high school completion: Mediation by health and moderation by national context. Journal of Adolescence.  56(April 2017), s 118- 126 . doi: 10.1016/j.adolescence.2017.02.004 Show summary
  • Brekke, Idunn & Reisel, Liza (2015). The impact of birthweight and adolescent health on educational attainment. Scandinavian Journal of Educational Research.  61(1), s 60- 75 . doi: 10.1080/00313831.2015.1066442 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Reisel, Liza (2015). The meaning of ethnic equality in Scandinavian anti-discrimination legislation :. Nordic Journal of Migration Research.  5(1), s 19- 27 . doi: 10.2478/njmr-2014-0023 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Reisel, Liza; Hegna, Kristinn & Imdorf, Christian (2015). Gender segregation in vocational education: Introduction, In Christian Imdorf; Kristinn Hegna & Liza Reisel (ed.),  Gender segregation in vocational education.  Emerald Group Publishing Limited.  ISBN 978-1-78560-347-1.  Introduksjon.  s 1 - 22 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Reisel, Liza & Teigen, Mari (2015). Kontinuitet og endring - kjønnsdeling på arbeidsmarkedet, I:  Myndighet og medborgerskap: Festskrift til Gro Hagemann på 70-årsdagen 3. september 2015.  Novus Forlag.  ISBN 978-82-7099-819-7.  25.  s 323 - 338 Show summary
  • Heil, Scott; Reisel, Liza & Attewell, Paul (2014). College Selectivity and Degree Completion. American Educational Research Journal.  51(5), s 913- 935 . doi: 10.3102/0002831214544298 Show summary
  • Reisel, Liza (2014). Legal harmonization and intersectionality in swedish and norwegian anti-discrimination reform. Social Politics: International Studies in Gender, State and Society.  21(2), s 218- 240 . doi: 10.1093/sp/jxu007 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Reisel, Liza (2014). Kjønnsdeling på tvers, I: Liza Reisel & Mari Teigen (red.),  Kjønnsdeling og etniske skiller på arbeidsmarkedet.  Gyldendal Akademisk.  ISBN 978-82-05-48088-9.  Kapittel 2.  s 30 - 47
  • Reisel, Liza (2014). Kjønnsdelte utdanningsvalg, I: Liza Reisel & Mari Teigen (red.),  Kjønnsdeling og etniske skiller på arbeidsmarkedet.  Gyldendal Akademisk.  ISBN 978-82-05-48088-9.  Kapittel 7.  s 119 - 148
  • Reisel, Liza & Teigen, Mari (2014). Det kjønnsdelte arbeidsmarkedet, I: Liza Reisel & Mari Teigen (red.),  Kjønnsdeling og etniske skiller på arbeidsmarkedet.  Gyldendal Akademisk.  ISBN 978-82-05-48088-9.  Kapittel 1.  s 11 - 28
  • Reisel, Liza & Teigen, Mari (2014). Vaner og vendepunkter, I: Liza Reisel & Mari Teigen (red.),  Kjønnsdeling og etniske skiller på arbeidsmarkedet.  Gyldendal Akademisk.  ISBN 978-82-05-48088-9.  Kapittel 12.  s 221 - 232
  • Reisel, Liza (2013). From Abstract to Concrete : The Practical Relevance of Parents’ Economic and Cultural Capital for Persistence in Higher Education, In Gunn Elisabeth Birkelund (ed.),  Class and Stratification Analysis.  Emerald Group Publishing Limited.  ISBN 978-1-78190-537-1.  Part III: Opening Black Boxes.  s 223 - 254
  • Reisel, Liza (2013). Is More Always Better? Early Career Returns to Education in the United States and Norway. Research in Social Stratification and Mobility.  31, s 49- 68 . doi: 10.1016/j.rssm.2012.10.002 Show summary
  • Reisel, Liza (2013). Mot et flerdimensjonalt likestillingsapparat, I: Cecilie Thun & Beret Bråten (red.),  Krysningspunkter. Likestillingspolitikk i et flerkulturelt Norge.  Akademika forlag.  ISBN 978-82-321-0117-7.  Kapittel 4.  s 89 - 111
  • Attewell, Paul; Heil, Scott & Reisel, Liza (2012). What is academic momentum? And does it matter?. Educational evaluation and policy analysis.  34(1), s 27- 44 . doi: 10.3102/0162373711421958
  • Borchorst, Anette; Freidenvall, Lenita; Kantola, Johanna; Reisel, Liza & Teigen, Mari (2012). Institutionalizing Intersectionality in the Nordic Countries? Anti-Discrimination and Equality in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden, In Andrea Krizan; Hege Skjeie & Judith Squires (ed.),  Institutionalizing Intersectionality: the Changing Nature of European Equality Regimes.  Palgrave Macmillan.  ISBN 978-0-230-29295-6.  3.  s 59 - 88 Show summary
  • Reisel, Liza; Lessard-Phillips, Laurence & Kasinitz, Philip (2012). Entering the Labor Market, In Maurice Crul & John Mollenkopf (ed.),  The Changing Face of World Cities : Young Adult Children of Immigrants in Europe and the United States.  Russell Sage Foundation.  ISBN 978-0-87154-633-3.  Kap. 5.  s 97 - 128
  • Attewell, Paul; Heil, Scott & Reisel, Liza (2011). Competing Explanations of Undergraduate Noncompletion. American Educational Research Journal.  48(3), s 536- 559 . doi: 10.3102/0002831210392018
  • Reisel, Liza (2011). Two Paths to Inequality in Educational Outcomes : Family Background and Educational Selection in the United States and Norway. Sociology of education.  84(4), s 261- 280 . doi: 10.1177/0038040711417012
  • Sznitman, Sharon R.; Reisel, Liza & Romer, Daniel (2011). The Neglected Role of Adolescent Emotional Well-Being in National Educational Achievement : Bridging the Gap Between Education and Mental Health Policies. Journal of Adolescent Health.  48(2), s 135- 142
  • Brekke, Idunn & Reisel, Liza (2010). Minority Dropout in Higher Education : A Comparison of the United States and Norway Using Competing Risk Event History Analysis. European Sociological Review.  26(6), s 691- 712 . doi: 10.1093/esr/jcp045

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  • Imdorf, Christian; Hegna, Kristinn & Reisel, Liza (ed.) (2015). Gender segregation in vocational education. Emerald Group Publishing Limited.  ISBN 978-1-78560-347-1.  300 s.
  • Reisel, Liza & Teigen, Mari (red.) (2014). Kjønnsdeling og etniske skiller på arbeidsmarkedet. Gyldendal Akademisk.  ISBN 978-82-05-48088-9.  240 s.

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  • Østbakken, Kjersti Misje; Reisel, Liza; Schøne, Pål; Barth, Erling & Hardoy, Ines (2017). Kjønnssegregering og mobilitet i det norske arbeidsmarkedet. Rapport - Institutt for samfunnsforskning. 2017:09.
  • Lidén, Hilde; Bredal, Anja & Reisel, Liza (2014). Transnasjonal oppvekst : Om lengre utenlandsopphold blant barn og unge med innvandrerbakgrunn. Rapport - Institutt for samfunnsforskning. 2014:005. Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Reisel, Liza & Brekke, Idunn (2013). Kjønnssegregering i utdanning og arbeidsliv : Status og årsaker. Rapport - Institutt for samfunnsforskning. 4. Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Brekke, Idunn & Reisel, Liza (2012). Klasse og kjønn i et likestillingsperspektiv : En kunnskapsoversikt. Rapport - Institutt for samfunnsforskning. 2012:006. Full text in Research Archive. Show summary

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  • Reisel, Liza (2017). A reflection on the relevance of US findings on diversity measures in the Nordic context.
  • Reisel, Liza (2017). Fremtidens arbeidskraft – hvordan velger dagens gutter og jenter utdanning og yrke?.
  • Reisel, Liza (2017). Fremtidens arbeidskraft – hvordan velger dagens gutter og jenter utdanning og yrke?.
  • Reisel, Liza (2017). Fremtidens arbeidsliv blir ikke mindre kjønnsdelt av seg selv. Aftenposten Viten.
  • Reisel, Liza (2017). Gutters og jenters valg av videregående utdanning. Hvilken rolle spiller kjønn?.
  • Reisel, Liza (2017). Hva betyr det at arbeidsmarkedet er kjønnsdelt?.
  • Reisel, Liza (2017, 13. september). Kjønnsavdelingen #8: Likestilling på universitetet: Kjønn, klasse eller karakterer?. [Radio].  Kjønnsavdelingen podkast.
  • Reisel, Liza (2017). Kvinner og utdanning i mannsdominerte bransjer.
  • Reisel, Liza; Østbakken, Kjersti Misje; Barth, Erling; Schøne, Pål & Hardoy, Ines (2017). Occupational Segregation in Europe - Dissentangling the Role of Paid and Unpaid Work.
  • Seehuus, Sara Marie Jorunn & Reisel, Liza (2017). Horizons of opportunity: Unpacking the logics of gendered educational choices.
  • Brekke, Idunn; Nadim, Marjan & Reisel, Liza (2016). Ethnic differences in labour market participation and sickness absence among mothers who care for disabled or chronically ill children.
  • Reisel, Liza (2016, 08. mars). - Jenter velger mer utradisjonelt. [Internett].  forskning.no.
  • Reisel, Liza; Attewell, Paul & Østbakken, Kjersti Misje (2016). Dynamics of Gender and Economic Niches in Norway and the United States.
  • Sznitman, Sharon R.; Reisel, Liza & Kurana, Atika (2016). Socioeconomic Background and High School Completion: Mediation by Health and Moderation by National Context.
  • Reisel, Liza (2015). Bokanmeldelse: Torgeir Nyen og Anna Hagen Tønder: Yrkesfagene under press. Søkelys på arbeidslivet.  32(3), s 279- 280
  • Sznitman, Sharon R.; Reisel, Liza & Taubman, Danielle (2015). Is the Association between Health and Timely High School Graduation the Same in the US and Norway? Examining the Role of Socioeconomic Status and Welfare State Regime.
  • Bredal, Anja; Reisel, Liza & Lidén, Hilde (2014). Utenlandsopphold på godt og vondt. VG : Verdens gang.
  • Brekke, Idunn; Nadim, Marjan & Reisel, Liza (2014). Ethnic differences in labour market participation, health and sickness absence among parents caring for disabled or chronically ill children.
  • Brekke, Idunn & Reisel, Liza (2014). The impact of infant health and adolescent general and mental health on educational attainment.
  • Reisel, Liza (2014). Cecilia L. Ridgeway: Framed by Gender: How Gender Inequality Persists in the Modern World. Sosiologi i dag.  44(3), s 80- 84
  • Reisel, Liza (2014). Kåre Heggen, Håvard Helland og Jon Lauglo: Utdanningssosiologi. Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning.  55(4), s 488- 491

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