Member of the Board & Director (WZB) Weizenbaum-Institut e.V., head of the research group Globalization, Work and Production at the Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB) and Professor for International Industrial Relations at the Helmut Schmidt University in Hamburg.. He holds a Ph.D. from the FU Berlin and habilitated there in sociology. He is co-director of the doctoral program "Good Work" at the WZB and a member of the steering committee of the international automotive research network GERPISA. He is also a board member of the industrial and labor sociology section of the German Sociological Association.
Martin Krzywdzinski is active on a number of advisory boards (e.g. for MIT’s "Future of Work" program) and as a reviewer for funding institutions, foundations, and journals. He conducts research into the changing nature of work in the context of globalisation and digitalisation and has led a number of internationally positioned research projects, including research into the changing nature of work in emerging economies, crowdwork and Industrie 4.0.
Member of the Board & Director (WZB)
Principal Investigator (PI) since 15 September 2022
Research Group „Work with Artificial Intelligence“
Principal Investigator (PI) until 14 September 2022
Research Group „Working in Highly Automated Digital-Hybrid Processes“
Fairwork (gefördert vom Bundesministerium für internationale Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung)
Automatisierung und Digitalisierung der Arbeitswelt in Folge der COVID19-Krise (gefördert vom Bundesministerium für Arbeit und Soziales)
Skills, Artificial intelligence and Labour (gefördert von der Volkswagen Stiftung)