Prof Dr Claudia Wiesner

Jean Monnet Chair and Professor of Political Science, Speaker of the Board of Directors

Fulda University of Applied Sciences, Point Alpha Research Institute (newly founded), Germany

Claudia Wiener is Jean Monnet Chair and Professor of Political Science at Fulda University of Applied Sciences, adjunct Professor in Political Science at Jyväskylä University (Finland), and speaker of the board of directors of the newly founded “Point Alpha Research Institute”. Previously she was Acting Professor at Hamburg, Bochum and Marburg University, and Visiting Fellow at Institutions such as the Minda de Gunzburg Centre for European Studies at Harvard University, New York University, the Robert Schumann Centre for Advanced Studies at the European University Institute (EUI), and the Berlin Social Sciences Centre (WZB). Her main research interests lie in the comparative study of democracy, political culture and political sociology in the EU multilevel system. She especially focuses on changes of concepts and institutions, as well as on the related debates and discourses. Wiesner´s second field of Research is Public Policy, its evaluation, its reform and its theory. Wiesner is Principal Investigator of the international projetcs “Debating Europe” “Transnational Governance and Human Rights” and “Practising Transnational Politics”. Moreover she chairs the ECPR Standing Group “Political Concepts”. She has published with publishers such as Palgrave Macmillan, Routledge, Springer and Nomos and journals such as Contemporary Political Theory, integration, the Journal of European Integration, Leviathan, Politics and Governance, Politische Vierteljahresschrift, Redescriptions, Parliaments, Estates and Representation, Zeitschrift für Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft and Zeitschrift für Politikwissenschaft.

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09.05.2022
10:30
Spotlight

A New Order for Europe? The Ukraine War and its (Geo)political Consequences

Prof Dr Claudia Wiesner | Fulda University of Applied Sciences, Point Alpha Research Institute (newly founded), Germany