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Dr. Nils Diederich
Professor of Political Science

Department of Political and Social Sciences
Otto Suhr Institute of Political Science
Empirical Political Sociology / Otto Stammer Center

Ihnestraße 21, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Home)+49 30 814 11 79
Emailndiederich@t-online.de
HomepageProf. Dr. (a.D.) Nils Diederich

Areas of Expertise

  • Domestic policy
  • Electoral studies
  • Political parties
  • Interest groups
  • Motivation of first-time voters and non-voters
  • Political system
  • Social inequality


Dr. Sabine Kropp
Professor of Political Science

Department of Political and Social Sciences
Otto Suhr Insitute of Political Science

Ihnestraße 22, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 60957
Emailsabine.kropp@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Sabine Kropp

Areas of Expertise

  • Federalism
  • Coalitions
  • Parliamentarism
  • Europeanization
  • German policy toward eastern Europe


Dr. Elena Meyer-Clement
Professor of Chinese Studies

Department of History and Cultural Studies
Graduate School of East Asian Studies

Hittorfstraße 18, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 599 36
Emailelena.meyer-clement@fu-berlin.de
HomepageProf. Dr. Elena Meyer-Clement

Areas of Expertise

  • Political, economic, and social change in the PRC, in particular:
    • Urbanization
    • Transformation of rural areas
    • Chinese Communist Party
    • Private enterprise
    • Cultural policy


Dr. Siegfried Mielke
Professor of Political Science

Department of Political and Social Sciences
Otto Suhr Institute of Political Science
Center for Labor Relations

Ihnestraße 21, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 704 07
Emailsmielke@zedat.fu-berlin.de
HomepageUniv.-Prof. i.R. Dr. Siegfried Mielke

Areas of Expertise

  • Domestic politics in Germany
  • Parliamentarism of the German states
  • Federalism
  • Historical foundations of politics


Dr. Alexander Thiele

Department of Law
Public Law

Boltzmannstraße 3, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 544 36
Mobile+49 172 4025995
Emailalexander.thiele@fu-berlin.de
HomepagePD Dr. Alexander Thiele

Areas of Expertise

  • Constitutional law
  • European law
  • Financial law
  • Euro crisis


Prof. Dr. Boris Vormann

John F. Kennedy Institute for North American Studies
Graduate School of North American Studies

Lansstraße 5-9, 14195 Berlin

Phone (Office)+49 30 838 73191
Emailboris.vormann@fu-berlin.de
HomepageDr. Boris Vormann

Please note

Mr. Vormann may be reached via the Office of News and Public Affairs (phone number listed above).

Areas of Expertise

  • Current political debates in the U.S.
  • U.S. domestic policy, especially urban and social policy
  • Economic and political inequalities in the United States
  • Foreign and security policy of the United States
  • American national identity
  • Presidential elections in the United States