Ignace Glorieux

Professor of Sociology

Professors Social & Cultural Food Studies (FOST)
  • Current position Professor of Sociology
  • Contact Vrije Universiteit Brussel
    Department of Sociology
    Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences & Solvay Business School
    Room 2.09
    Pleinlaan 5
    BE-1050 Brussels
    (please note this address is off campus)
  • Phone +32-2-614 81 55
  • E-mail
  • Website research.vub.ac.be

Ignace Glorieux is full professor of sociology and head of the Sociology department of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. He is a member of the TOR Research Group (Tempus Omnia Revelat) since 1983 and teaches courses on social theory, social inequality, sociology of time, leisure politics and methodology. He is involved in time use studies in Flanders and Belgium, in a longitudinal study on the transition from school to work and in different research projects on cultural practices and cultural participation. He is a member of the board of the International Association for Time Use Research (IATUR), a member of the Taskforce 'Time Use Survey' at EUROSTAT and member of the European Research Network on Transitions in Youth. Ignace Glorieux is also a member of FOST.

Key publications:

Hofferth, S., K. Fisher, I. Glorieux (2015): Men’s family involvement across industrial nations: introduction to special section. Family Science, (DOI: 10.1080/19424620.2015.1086206) - TOR 2015/38.

Glorieux, I., J. Minnen, T.P. van Tienoven, J. Deyaert, E. Mészáros (2015): Evolutions in time-use and division of labour of men and women. Revue Interventions économiques, 53: 1-16 - TOR 2015/27.

Minnen, J., I. Glorieux, T.P. van Tienoven (2015): Who works when? Towards a typology of weekly work patterns in Belgium. Time & Society, TOR 2015/22.

Laurijssen, I., I. Glorieux (2015): Beroepsmobiliteit in de vroege arbeidsloopbaan van Turkse en Marokkaanse allochtonen. Over.Werk. Tijdschrift van het Steunpunt WSE, 25, 2: 121-126 - TOR 2015/20.

Daniels, S., I. Glorieux (2015): Convenience, food and family lives: A socio-typological study of household food expenditures in 21st-century Belgium. Appetite, 94, 1: 54-61 - TOR 2015/7.

Koelet, S., H. De Valk, I. Glorieux, I. Laurijssen, D. Willaert (2015): The timing of family commitments in the early work career: Work-family trajectories of young adults in Flanders. Demographic Research, 32: 657-690 - TOR 2015/5.

Minnen, J., I. Glorieux, T.P. van Tienoven (2015): Transportation habits: Evidence from time-use data. Transportation Research, Part A, 76: 25-37 - TOR 2015/1.