Welcome to SCANCOR

The Scandinavian Consortium for Organizational Research facilitates inquiry in organizational social science among a transnational network of scholars. Its member institutions in Scandinavia and greater Europe support working visits and residencies at Stanford University. SCANCOR also sponsors conferences, workshops, and mentoring opportunities worldwide.

SCANCOR Visiting Director Sarah A. Soule

SCANCOR is pleased to announce that Sarah A. Soule, Morgridge Professor of Organizational Behavior Stanford Graduate School of Business, will be SCANCOR Visiting Director during Fall Quarter 2014 and Winter Quarter 2015 while SCANCOR Director Mitchell Stevens is on academic leave.  

Prize awarded SCANCOR Postdoc Johan Christensen

Johan Christensen, current SCANCOR postdoctoral fellow at Stanford University Sociology Department, was awarded the The Linz-Rokkan Prize in Political Sociology in April 2014. 


The Department of Political and Social Sciences at the European University Institute has instituted this Prize in honour of two great postwar political sociologists, the late Stein Rokkan and Juan Linz, Emeritus professor at Yale University. The Prize is awarded annually for the best EUI thesis in a field of political sociology engaging with a theme in the broadly defined fields of work of Juan Linz and Stein Rokkan.