New job at Leibniz University Hannover, Germany

After 8.5 years in the UK as MA student, PhD candidate and postdoc, I will move back to Germany and take up a new post as Research Fellow (‘wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter’) in the Research Group in Comparative Government and German Politics at Leibniz University Hannover, led by Professor Christoph Hoennige, on 1 February 2018. In Hannover,…

PhD thesis submitted

After more than three and a half years of work I finally submitted my PhD thesis “Veto et Peto: Patterns of Presidential Activism in Central and Eastern Europe” today and am now awaiting my viva!   My thesis tries to answer the question why presidents choose to use their powers and in how far this…

New website

Hello everybody and welcome to my new website! Over the next days I will be adding some more content from the old website. Please also have a look at my blog and website about my research: www.presidentialactivism.com