International Doc- and Post-Doc Fellows

Dr. Michelangelo Vercesi, Research topic:"Political Recruitment of Prime Ministers in Europe"

April 2013 - June 2013
March 2014 - July 2014

Nairooz Ali, (Cairo University), Phd cand. Research topic: "Transnationlism and Party Politics: The Case of the German Greens”

September  - December 2011

Michelangelo Vercesi,  (University of Pavia, Italy), PhD cand. Research project: Coalition conflicts in parliamentary governments: features and management (Doctoral dissertation)

October  - December 2010

Fernando Casal Bértoa, (European University Institut, EUI, Florenz), PhD cand. Research topic: Sources of party system institutionalization in new European democracies: Lessons from East Central Europe

June - December 2009

Dr. Katarzyna Gajewska, Research topic: „Institutional Conditions of Interest Groups and Social Movements/Activities" 

October 2008 – September 2009

Amy Alexander, Department of Political Science, PhD cand., University of California/Irvine.M.A. and B.A., Californa State University, Fullerton. Research topic: The Elite Gender Gap: Contextual Explanations of the Scope of Difference in Parliamentarian Pathways, Behavior and Beliefs.

September 2008 - March 2009

Dr. Holger Albrecht, Research topic: "Political Islam in the Near and Middle East

March 2008 - October 2008

Jill Wittrock, Department of Political Science, PhD cand., University of Iowa, M.A. University of Iowa Research topic: Elections and Electoral Systems Strategic Voting with Two Ballots: A Cross-National Experiment (Doctoral dissertation)

May  - August 2007

Jessica Fortin, Department of Political Science, PhD cand., McGill University, Canada; B.A. and M.A. Université de Móntréal. Research topic: Post-communism or Post-colonialism? Soviet Imperial Legacies and Regime Diversity in East Europe and the former USSR (Doctoral dissertation)

January  - December 2006

Katja Michalak, Department of Political Science, PhD candidate, Ohio State University, M.A. Ohio State (Fulbright Scholarship). Research topic: Comparative Politics / Central Eastern Europe, "Patterns of Civil Service Reform in Romania: A Multi-Dimensional State Analysis." (Doctoral dissertation)

July - September 2006