Welcome to my website. Here you will find information about my vitae, publications, and research interests. I also provide supplementary materials to some of my publications (syntax jobs, data sets and web-appendices) in the “Materials and downloads” section.

For any request, please contact me at siegers.pascal@googlemail.com


Two abstracts on indexing social science data were accepted at the IASSIST conference in Toronta (June) and the ECDA-LIS workshop in Bremen (July).

I just published a critical discussion of spirituality as a concept in social sciences in Analyse & Kritik. It is not yet published online but the publisher already sent the hardcopies to the libraries.

The next conference of the Arbeitskreis quantitative Religionsforschung (AqR) will be hosted by Hans-Georg Ziebertz at University of Würzburg. The topic will be “Nones and non-religion (Konfessionslosigkeit und A-Religiosität)”. The deadline for submission of abstracts was extended to Mai 15th.


A paper on religiosity, prosociality and morality written by Olga Stavrova an me was accepted for publication in Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin. You can find the abstract here.

On Mai 23rd and 24th 2013 Linda Hennig, Bruno Michon and I organized a workshop on religious indifference at University of Strasbourg. You might find the programme here

A review of my dissertation was broadcasted on May 17th 2013 by SWR 2 Die Buchkritik.

A paper on belief in reincarnation was published on April 5th 2013 in Survey Methods: Insights from the Field.

I started a new job at GESIS – Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences April 1st 2013.

My thesis on spirituality in Europe was published on October 8. 2012. See here for informations on the website of the publisher.