Olga Grünwald is a researcher at NIDI and serves as the data coordinator for the Generations and Gender Programme (GGP). She holds a PhD from the University of Groningen and a Master’s degree in Sociology and Social Research from the University of Cologne. Prior to pursuing her PhD at NIDI, she worked for the German Family Panel (pairfam) and interned at the Population Unit of the UNECE.
Her research focuses on the link between paid work and different types of unpaid activities (e.g., volunteer work, informal care, and grandchild care). Besides that, she is also interested in methodological topics in survey research.
Retirement transitions, productive activities in later life, intergenerational relations, survey research