2011 ISIR Templeton Prize for Best Student Paper

Magda Chmiel


Magda Chmiel was born in Poznan, Poland, where she obtained MSc in Sociology at Adam Mickiewicz University in 2004. In 2009 she began a PhD at the Centre for Educational Measurement and Applied Cognitive Science at the University of Luxembourg, where she collaborates on the MAGRIP-R project, assessing the impact of childhood socio-cognitive characteristics on private and professional outcomes in later life. Her research interests include the impact of childhood characteristics on future life outcomes, intelligence, personality, socioeconomic status and subjective well-being.
Representative Publications
Chmiel, M., Brunner, M., Martin, R., & Schalke, D. (2011). Revisiting the Structure of Subjective Well-Being in Middle-Aged Adults. Social Indicators Researchdoi:10.1007/s11205-011-9796-7
Chmiel, M., Brunner, M., Wrulich, M., Schalke, D., & Martin, R. (2011). Subjektives Wohlbefinden. In M. Brunner & R. Martin (Eds.), Die MAGRIP-Studie (1968- 2009). Wie beeinflussen sozio-kognitive Merkmale von Kindern im Grundschulalter und ihre Bildungswege ihr späteres Leben als Erwachsene in Luxemburg? Luxembourg: Universität Luxemburg, Forschungseinheit EMACS.