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Institute of Education

Luiza Vafina

Luiza Vafina, MA

  • Projektmitarbeiterin / Project Assistant
+41 44 634 45 62
Freiestrasse 36, 8032 Zürich
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Research Interests

  • Childhood Studies
  • Family relationships, esp. sibling relationships
  • Family power relationships
  • Children’s Well-Being Research
  • Research with the use of qualitative methods

Curriculum Vitae

  • Since March 2023: PhD student and project collaborator in the project "WoKidS – Children’s Well-Being in German-Speaking Switzerland" as part of the international project "CUWB – Children's Understandings of Well-Being" (
  • Master's Thesis on the topic "Contribution of Sibling Relationships to Children's Subjective Well-Being" (2022)
  • Master Studies in Educational Science (focus on Social Pedagogy) at the University of Zurich (2020-2023)
  • Semester and Project Assistant at the Chair of Social Pedagogy of the Institute of Educational Science at the University of Zurich (2021-2023)
  • Voluntary service as a school teaching assistant (CH) (2019-2020)
  • Journalism Studies at Saint Petersburg State University (RU), graduating with a Bachelor of Arts (2014-2018).