Research focal points


Scientific interestes in political science and research focal points can be classified as follows:


  • Modernizing States and Public Administration, State Transformation, specifically on German Federal States, Political System of Germany and other European Countries

  • Public Policy, Multi-level and Polycentric Governance, E-Democracy/Digital Democracy/E-Voting, Public Sector Reforms, Political Interaction, Participation, Decision-making and Political Learning

  • Comparative Policy Analysis of Structures/Institutions and embedded Constellations of corporate Actors, as well as institutional Change (Polities) and Processes (Politics)

  • Actor, Institutional and Learning Theories

  • Scientific Methodology (qualitative and quantitative Paradigm)


Further informations you can find here.