Conference Presentations

  • 07/12-15/2019

    ``Political Leadership Across Regime Types: Comparing the Performance of National Executives During Times of Economic Crisis``

    Annual Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Political Psychology (ISPP), Lisbon

  • 07/04-06/2019

    ``Mapping Female Leadership in the European Union``

    European Conference on Politics and Gender (ECPG), University of Amsterdam

  • 12/09/2018

    ``Women in the Public Sphere of GCC States: A Study of Media Attention and Attitudes towards Female Empowerment (2000-2017)`` (together with Christin Köber, NYUAD)

    Gender Brown Bag Seminar, New York University Abu Dhabi

  • 04/19-20/2018

    ``Converging Patterns of Performance during Times of Economic Crisis. Political Leadership across Regime Types``

    3rd PUPOL General Conference ``Leadership in a Changing Environment``, Defence University Stockholm

  • 04/10-14/2018

    “What Makes Collaborative Leadership Successful? The Cognitive Dimension of European Integration” (together with Femke van Esch)

    ECPR Joint Sessions Workshop, University of Nicosia, Cyprus

  • 03/28-29/2018

    “The Politics of Women Empowerment: Female Leaders in the UAE” (together with Rahma Abdulkadir)

    Conference at the NYUAD Institute, “Varieties of Emirati Womanhood: Subjectivities, Creativities, and Confines”, Abu Dhabi, UAE

  • 09/6-9/2017

    “What Makes Collaborative Leadership Successful? The Cognitive Dimension of European Integration” (together with Femke van Esch)

    ECPR General Conference, University of Oslo, Norway

  • 07/12-14/2017

    “What Makes Collaborative Leadership Successful?” The Cognitive Dimension of European Integration (together with Femke van Esch)

    International Conference of Europeanists (CES), University of Glasgow, United Kingdom

  • 03/20/2017

    Lecture: “Unexplored Parallels: Political Leadership and Economic Growth in Democracies and Autocracies”

    Utrecht School of Governance, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands

  • 03/15-17/2017

    ``Unexplored Parallels: Political Leadership and Economic Policy Across Regime Types``

    DVPW Conference/Section Comparative Politics: “Unlike Twins?! Comparing Autocracies and Democracies”, University of Tübingen

  • 04/7-8/2016

    ``Between Potential, Performance and Prospect: Political Leadership of the EU Commission President``

    1st PUPOL Conference ``Leadership Challenges in a Global World``, Radboud University, Nijmegen

  • 11/20-21/2015

    ``How to Set a European Agenda? The Commission Presidents and the Quest for Leadership``

    Workshop ``Political Leadership in the EU``, University of Osnabrueck/University of Victoria

  • 09/16-17/2014

    “From Walter Hallstein to Jacques Delors and José Barroso: Leadership Potential and Performance of the EU Commission President”

    Policy & Politics conference 2014: The challenges of leadership and collaboration in the 21st Century, University of Bristol

  • 06/05-07/2014

    “After Lisbon: Leadership Potential and Performance of the EU Commission President”

    7th Pan-European Conference on the European Union (SGEU), The Hague

  • 09/04-07/2013

    “The Impact of the Commission Presidents on EU Policies. Analyzing the Political Leadership Performance in Supranational Governance”

    ECPR General Conference, Bordeaux

  • 05/30-06/01/2013

    French-German Annual Doctoral Meeting

    L’Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris

  • 01/26 – 27/2012

    “The European Commission President in Crisis. Political Leadership in the European Union”

    THESEUS Doctoral Seminar, Sciences Po Paris

  • 12/15/2011

    “Political Leadership in the European Union”

    Talk given at the German Historical Institute, Washington DC

  • 12/02/2011

    “Political Leadership in the European Union”

    Talk given at Georgetown University, Washington DC

  • 05/20/2011

    “Political Leadership in Germany”

    Interdisciplinary Conference, Konvent für Deutschland, Berlin