Claudia Wiesner teaches Political Science at Fulda University of Applied
Sciences. She received her Ph.D. in political science from Justus Liebig
University in 2006. Wiesner’s main research interests are European Union
political theory, the EU’s multilevel system, political culture, and policy
At CES, Wiesner will study the effects of populism and financial crises in
the EU on the multilevel system through, politics, democracy, and legitimacy.
She will combine the outcomes of institutional changes, public mediated
discourse, and EU citizen’s perspectives.
This information is accurate for the time period that the affiliate is affiliated with CES.
Acting Professor, Department of Comparative Politics, Hamburg University
Visiting Scholar 2018-2019, CES, Harvard University
Claudia Wiesner. “The micro-politics of parliamentary powers: European parliament strategies for expanding its influence in the EU institutional system,” Journal of European Integration,2018, pp. 375-391.
Claudia Wiesner, Taru Haapala and Kari Palonen. Debates, Rhetoric and Political Action, (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017).
EU multilevel democracy in crisis mode: Concepts, institutions, discourses, and citizens