(Julian) JCF Schaap MSc

(Julian) JCF Schaap MSc
Assistant Professor Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication Department of Arts & Culture Studies
Burg. Oudlaan 50, Rotterdam
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Julian Schaap (Rotterdam, 1988) is a postdoctoral researcher in cultural sociology at the Department of Public Administration and Sociology. His research focusses on stratification in cultural production and consumption practices. For more information, please see: www.julianschaap.com

Combining cognitive and cultural sociology with the sociology of ethno-racial/gender stratification, Julian studied the (re)production of whiteness and masculinity of rock music reception for his dissertation research. For this project, entitled ‘Elvis has finally left the building? Boundary work, whiteness and the reception of rock music in comparative perspective.’ he received grants from NWO, Fulbright (for a visiting scholarship at Emory University, Atlanta, GA) and the Erasmus Trustfonds.

In 2018, Julian published a research monograph on gender inequality in metal music production, together with Dr. Pauwke Berkers (ESHCC).

Research interests: culture, stratification, health, popular music
Onderzoeksinteresses: cultuur, ongelijkheid, gezondheid, populaire muziek



Visiting address

Burg. Oudlaan 50 3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738 3000 DR Rotterdam