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Dr Achim Goerres
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University of Duisburg-Essen
Faculty of Social Sciences, Institute of Political Science
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Ageing societies and politics
The Political Behaviour of Migrants
The Political Psychology of Risk
Motivations for political and social action
Comparative welfare state analysis
Comparative politics in Europe
Applied research methods
- Upcoming conferences: voting and political
attitudes (DVPW, 2-3 June Landau), methods of political science (DVPW,
10-11 June Mannheim).
- Study on local political elites in North-Rhine
Westphalia published. It gets media attention from several regional
media outlets such as WAZ, WDR, Kölner Stadtanzeiger, Aachener Zeitung and others as well as Neues
Deutschland (the Socialist newspaper).
- The first German migrant election study gets
funded by the German Science Foundation. The coordination of the survey
at the next German Bundestag election (September 2017) will be based in
Duisburg (with Dennis
Spies, Oct 2015).
- I am attending the Council for Europeanists
Annual Conference in Philadelphia to present the paper on gender and
preferences towards redistribution with Mads Meier Jaeger (April 2016).
- Florian Rabuza
successfully finishes his PhD at the University of Duisburg-Essen with
me as the primary supervisor on the impact of education on political
inequality in voting across Europe (April 2016).
- I am starting my position as visiting professor
at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies Cologne (April
- New paper
on student attitudes and their exam performance after flipped classroom
teaching in political science receives Conditional Accept by European Political Science (with Caroline Kärger
Lambach, April 2016).
with Stefanie Walter on the electoral consequences of the economic and
financial crisis in the 2009 Bundestag election published in German
Politics (February 2016).
- Paper on social opportunity costs of voting
submitted (with Florian
Rabuza, Jan 2016).
- New research associate Pia Beermann
starts to work within the grant project “Big Risks”: the perceptions and
management of neuralgic social risks in the 21st century Her
PhD project will be about the political psychology of big risks from a
global perspective (November 2015).
paper with Mads Meier Jaeger on gender and preferences towards
redistribution with Danish data (September 2015)
paper with Rune Karlsen and Staffan Kumlin on framing
of pressures on the welfare states in Germany, Norway and Sweden (June
- Survey about attitudes towards the German
welfare state fielded, financed by the Norwegian Research Council with a
grant to Staffan Kumlin (April
- Paper on flipped Classroom teaching in my
methods lecture accepted by Zeitschrift für Politikwissenschaft
Kärger and Daniel
Lambach, April 2015).
- Contributions published about latent class
analysis, weighted regression and least-square regression in encyclopaedia
of empirical methods edited by Rainer Diaz-Bone and Christoph Weischer (February 2015).
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