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Cosima Meyer receives CDSS Young Scholar Award 2020
Cosima Meyer received the CDSS Young Scholar Award 2020 together with Dennis Hammerschmidt. The award is meant to honor exceptional ideas and achievements in doctoral research, and to support professional activities that advance the professionalization and networking of young scientists.  ...
Cosima Meyer receives Teaching Award
Cosima Meyer was awarded the CDSS Teaching Award for the second time. The award honors excellent teaching. Congratulations, Cosima!
Anna-Lena Hönig participates in DVPW Section International Relations' Conference
Anna-Lena Hönig chairs the panel “Micro-Dynamics of Protest and Repression” at the German Political Science Association (DVPW) Section International Relations Conference. The panel was co-organized by Roman Krtsch, Osnabrück University, and Anna-Lena Hönig.  
Fourth Workshop on Conflict Dynamics
Sabine Carey, Eline Drury Løvlien, Felix Olsowski, Christoph Steinert, Cosima Meyer, and Anna-Lena Hönig are participating in the fourth “Workshop on Conflict Dynamics”  held 28.09.-29.09.2020. The workshop is co-organized by Cosima Meyer (University of Mannheim), Anna-Lena Hönig (University of ...
New Publication by Christoph Steinert and Andrea Ruggeri
Who are Our Experts? Predictors of Participation in Expert Surveys. Peace Economics, Peace Science and Public Policy . Ahead of print. doi.org/10.1515/peps-2020-0007 Who are the colleagues participating when asked to complete expert surveys? This research note systematically investigates ...
Another award for Katrin Paula
We are extremely pleased to announce that Dr Katrin Paula, former PhD student at the Chair, has received yet another prize for her PhD thesis “Micro-Dynamics of Mobilization: Evidence from the German Democratic Republic” – this time from the Foundation for Communication and Media Science! ...
Congratulations to Julia Semmelbeck
On 27 July 2020, Julia Semmelbeck successfully defended her doctoral dissertation “The Illicit Business of Terrorism”. The examination committee consisted of Thomas Bräuninger, Sabine Carey, and Laura Dugan.
Cosima Meyer presents at Women in Data Science 2020
Cosima Meyer was invited to present her research and work in data science at Women in Data Science 2020, a global initiative to inspire and educate data scientists. The event was facilitated in collaboration with Stanford University, SAP Next-Gen, and the International Program in Survey and Data ...
Congratulations to Christian Gläßel
Christian Gläßel successfully defended his doctoral dissertation “Subversive Threats, Repression, and Stability” on 10 June 2020 with top marks. The examination committee consisted of Sabine Carey, Scott Gates and Nikolay Marinov. Christian has already started his new position as Postdoctoral ...
Katrin Paula is awarded Lorenz-von-Stein Prize
Katrin Paula has been awarded the Lorenz-von-Stein Prize 2019 for her doctoral thesis “Micro-Dynamics of Mobilization: Evidence from the German Democratic Republic”. The Lorenz-von-Stein Prize honors outstanding dissertations in Political Science, Social Psychology, and Sociology. Congratulations, ...