Constantin Schäfer has studied Political Science, Journalism and Political Economy at the Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz and received his M.A. degree from the Science Po Strasbourg. In his thesis that rewarded him with a prize, he analysed determinants that influence the attitudes of European citizens towards Turkey's EU accession. After first experiences in research and teaching at the University of Mainz, he is currently a PhD student at the Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences (GESS) of the University of Mannheim. Since February 2015, he is research associate at the Professorship of Comparative Government and worked in a project at the Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES).
His research interests are in European Integration, Public Opinion and Political Participation. The working titel of his dissertation project is “Euroscepticism in Times of Crisis”.
|09/17||Project staff member at the Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES) in the European Election Study|
|02/15||Academic staff member at the Professorship of Comparative Government|
|07/09||Lecturer at the University of Mainz|