- Migration and integration research
- Family and fertility research
- Survey methods
- Data analysis
2021 - 2022, SHK, Deutsche Zentrum für Integrations- und Migrationsforschung (DeZIM), Berlin
2019 – 2020, SHK, Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy, Munich
2015 - 2016, SHK Institute of Social Studies and Research, University of Tehran
2022 - Humboldt University, Berlin. Master of Research Training Program
2016 - Tehran University, Tehran. Master of Social Science Research
2013 - Golestan University, Gorgan. Bachelor of Social Science
Publications, research and projects
2021 Erfani, Amir& Roya Jahanbakhsh.“Do spousal intimate relationships affect Fertility intentions and preferences?”Journal of Family Issues, May17,2021
2020 Erfani, Amir, Roya Jahanbakhsh, Abdol-Hossein Kalantari. “Individualism and Fertility intentions” Journal of Population Association of Iran 15(29):239-264.
2018 Erfani, Amir, Roya Jahanbakhsh. “Spousal Intimate pure relationship and below-replacement fertility intentions and preferences” The 2018 annual meeting of European Population Conference, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussel, Belgium, June 6-9. Poster Session 2. Fertility.