M.A. Jakob Wiedekind

M.A. Jakob Wiedekind
Address
Schneiderberg 50
30167 Hannover
Building
Room
118
Address
Schneiderberg 50
30167 Hannover
Building
Room
118
Positions
Executive Board
Institute of Political Science
Deputy BAFÖG Officers
Representatives and Contact Persons for Students and Prospective Students, Institute of Political Science
Research Staff
Institute of Political Science
Blog on the Election Year 2020 in the U.S.

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MAIN FOCUS IN TEACHING AND RESEARCH

  • The Political System of the U.S.
  • Transatlantic Relations
  • The European Union
  • Foreign Policy Analysis
  • Concepts of Power in IR

CV

  • Academic Career

    September - October 2021

    Visiting Scholar at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA

    since October 2017

    Research Fellow and Teaching Assistant at the Institut of Political Science at the Leibniz University Hannover; Title of Dissertation: "The Assertive Presidency – Understanding Preemptive Executive Pressure on Legislative Outcomes in American Foreign Policy"

    August-September 2019

    Research Stay in the U.S. at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and at the American University in Washington D.C.

    September - October 2018

    Research Stay in the U.S. at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    February 2016 - June 2017

    Research assistant in the international research project "Militarization 2.0. Militarization's social media footprint through a gendered lens"

    October 2015 - September 2017

    M.A. in Political Science with a major in International Relations and Qualitative Methods

    October 2015 - June 2017

    Student assistant for the chair of international relations at the Institut of Political Science at the Leibniz University Hannover

    October 2012 - September 2015

    B.A. in Political Science with a major in International Relations and Political Systems

  • Grants
    • Research Grant by the German Academic Exchange Service: Sep.-Oct. 2021: UNC at Chapel Hill
    • Research Stay Grant by the Graduate Academy of the Leibniz University: Sep.-Oct. 2019: UNC at Chapel Hill (North Carolina; USA); American University in Washington D.C., Emory College in Atlanta und Vanderbilt University in Nashville
    • Research Stay Grant by the PROMOS Program as part of the DAAD: Aug.-Sep. 2018: UNC at Chapel Hill (North Carolina; USA). 
    • Student Grant by the state of Lower Saxony: Winter Term 2015/16
  • Support for the Discipline

    Appointment Committees

    • Voting member of the appointment committee for the professorship "Quantitative methods in political science" for the Institute of Political Science of the Leibniz Universität Hannover

    Peer Reviewer

    • SN Social Sciences
  • Memberships and Official Positions

TEACHING

Summer Term 2022:

Quo Vadis Transatlantic Relations? Multilateralism under the Impression of Global Power Shifts (MV): 
Thursdays (weekly), 10am-12pm, 14.04.2022 - 21.07.2022, location: room 110, building 3109.

The Domestic Arena of American Foreign Policy Making – From National Dynamics to International Implications (BA VM5): 
Thursdays (weekly), 2pm-4pm, 14.04.2022 - 21.07.2022, location: room 411, building 3109.