Niina Meriläinen Gastwissenschaftlerin am Arbeitsbereich Internationale Beziehungen
From February till August 2012, Niina Meriläinen will be staying with the IR department as visiting fellow.
Niina is a third year PhD student at the University of Jyväskylä, Finland, and a grant researcher on human rights and political science. Her research is multidisciplinary, it combines human rights research, political science, organisational and political communication, cultural and history research. The working title of the PhD thesis is "Human rights actors and power relations – affects on decision-making".
Niina's research interests are: human rights, political science and power relations, intergovernmental organizations and NGOs, framing and agenda setting, issue arenas, intercultural communication and history.
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