Sam Gorleer

Sam Gorleer

Status: Phd researcher

Sam Gorleer obtained his Master of Science in Sociology in 2015 at the University of Ghent. For his master’s thesis, he explored the socio-psychological drivers behind students’ mobile phone choices, while also examining the relationship between these identified drivers and the social background of the students. After obtaining his Master’s degree in Sociology, he obtained a Master of Science in Complementary Studies in Business Economics (2016, Ghent University). The topic of his master’s thesis was situated in the field of Social Economy.

After having started his career in market research (quantitative research), Sam started working as a PhD researcher at the University of Ghent in 2017. His research is situated in the field of Blood Economy and aims to develop a comprehensive understanding of the structural determinants of blood donation in Europe