Ladin Bayurgil is a postdoctoral researcher for Fairwork Belgium.
Ladin’s work spans urban and economic sociology and the sociology of work and occupations. She adopts ethnographic research methods and asks questions about precarious urban labour. She is currently a postdoctoral researcher at KU Leuven and works within the ERC funded project ResPecTMe “Resolving Precariousness: Advancing the Theory and Measurement of Precariousness Across the Paid/Unpaid Continuum”.
Before taking up her position at the KU Leuven, Ladin received her Ph.D. in Sociology from Boston University and her BA in Sociology, Political Science and International Relations from Bogazici University in Turkey.
For the Fairwork project, Ladin collects qualitative data on various platforms in Belgium.