Professor of Sociology with focus on Family and Migration


Just published

Steinbach, A., & Augustijn, L. (2021): Post-Separation Parenting Time Schedules in Joint Physical Custody Arrangements. Journal of Marriage and Family/. doi: 10.1111/jomf.12 746

Hank, K., & Steinbach, A. (2021). Familiale Generationenbeziehungen. Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte, 70/(52-53), 18-24. (

Hank, K., & Steinbach, A. (2021). The virus changed everything, didn’t it? Couples’ division of housework and childcare before and during the Corona crisis. Journal of Family Research, 33(1)/, 99-114. doi:10.20377/jfr-488 

Steinbach, A., Brocker, S. A., & Augustijn, L. (2020). The survey on “Family Models in Germany” (FAMOD). A description of the data. Duisburger Beiträge zur soziologischen Forschung, 2020-01/ ( doi:10.6104/DBsF-2020-01 

Maslauskaitė, A., & Steinbach, A. (2020). Paternal psychological well-being after union dissolution: Does involved fatherhood have a protective effect? In M. Kreyenfeld & H. Trappe (Eds.), Parental Life Courses after Separation and Divorce in Europe (pp. 215-234). Cham: Springer.

Steinbach, A., & Hank, K. (2020). Familie. In H. Joas & S. Mau (Eds.), Lehrbuch der Soziologie (Vol. 4, pp. 439-470). Frankfurt, New York: Campus.

Steinbach, A., & Helms, T. (2020). Stabilität nichtehelicher Lebensgemeinschaften aus soziologischer Perspektive vor dem Hintergrund des neuen § 1766a BGB. Zeitschrift für das gesamte Familienrecht (FamRZ), 7, 476-481.

Steinbach, A., & Helms, T. (2020). Gemeinsame Elternschaft in Trennungsfamilien: Das Wechselmodell. In J. Ecarius & A. Schierbaum (Eds.), Handbuch Familie. Gesellschaft, Familienbeziehungen und differentielle Felder. Wiesbaden: Springer VS. doi: 10.1007/978-3-658-19416-1_62-1

Steinbach, A., & Maslauskaitė, A. (2020). Childcare in Lithuania and Belarus: How Gendered is Parenting in Eastern European Countries? Journal of Family Studies. doi: 10.1080/13229400.2020.1806903 (

Steinbach, A., & Silverstein, M. (2020). Step-grandparent–step-grandchild relationships: Is there a “grand step-gap” in emotional closeness and contact? Journal of Family Issues 41(8), 1137-1160. doi:10.1177/0192513X19886638 (

Steinbach, A., & Silverstein, M. (2020). The relationship between religion and intergenerational solidarity in Eastern and Western Germany. Journal of Family Issues 41(1): 109-130. doi:10.1177/0192513X19868750 (

Steinbach, A., Augustijn, L., & Corkadi, G. (2020). Joint physical custody and adolescents’ life satisfaction in 37 North American and European countries. Family Process. doi:10.1111/famp.12536 (