My teaching repertoire covers a wide range of introductory courses as well as research seminars dealing with questions of current academic discourses.

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Current Teaching @ St.Gallen

Autumn 2018
- BA: Comparative Politics [» EN | DE ]
- MA: Democracy and Research Methods [»]
- PUB: Democracy in a Digitalizing Society [» DE]
- Didactics: Playful learning in university teaching (with R. Welge) [»]


Spring 2018

- MA: EU External Relations [»]
- MA: Democracy in a digital society (with T. Schneider) [»]
- PhD: 'Playful Learning' in Democracy Studies (with R. Welge) [» DE]

Past Teaching

Comparative and International Politics

- Comparative Politics (Warwick)
- Contemporary Themes in Comparative Politics (Warwick)
- Challenges of Democracy and Democratization (St.Gallen)
- Socialization Processes in and through International Institutions (Lucerne)
- External Democracy Promotion. Instruments and Strategies (Lucerne)
- Art and Democracy (St.Gallen)

EU Studies

- Europe and Populism (St.Gallen)
- European Integration (ETH Zurich, Lucerne, Berne, FU Berlin, Heidelberg)
- The Political System of the European Union (Lucerne, FU Berlin, Heidelberg)
- The External Relations of the European Union (St.Gallen, ETH Zurich, Berne)
- Europeanization in Comparative Perspective (Lucerne)
- Justice and Home Affairs in the European Union (JMU Florence)

Research Methods

- Quantitative Data Analysis and Interpretation (Warwick)
- Qualitative Methods (Warwick)
- PhD Methods Seminar (St.Gallen)

Summer Schools
4th Swiss Summer School Democracy Studies "Democratization in a globalized and mediatized world", 26-30 June 2017 (St.Gallen)

Public Lecture Series
- 'Democracy in a digitalizing society', autumn term 2018 (St.Gallen)
- ‘Global Challenges and Global Governance: Climate Change’, autumn term 2007 (Lucerne)