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Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Comparative Politics

Dr. Hans-Jörg Schmedes

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Name
Dr. Hans-Jörg Schmedes
Email
hans-joerg.schmedes (at) uni-konstanz.de

Vita

since 2017

Head of Unit Economic Affairs,Urban and Regional Development, Senate Chancellery, Berlin

since 2013

Liaison Lecturer of the Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation (Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, FES)

since 2010

Visiting Lecturer, Chair of Comparative Politics, Department of Social Sciences, Humboldt University, Berlin

since 2004

Election Observer of the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs, deployments in international observation missions by the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)

2016 - 2017

Head of Unit for General Political Affairs, Representation of the State of Baden-Württemberg to the Federal Government, Berlin

2014 - 2016

Head of Unit Federal Affairs, Representation of the State of Baden-Württemberg to the Federal Government, Berlin

2014 - 2016

Council Member and Member of the Complaints Committee on Political Affairs, German Council on Public Relations

2011 - 2014

Head of the Office of the Minister for Federal, European and International Affairs of the German State of Baden-Württemberg, Representation of the State of Baden-Württemberg to the Federal Government, Berlin

2010 - 2011 Head of Unit Economic Affairs, Transportation, Agriculture and Viticulture, Representation of the State of Rhineland-Palatinate to the Federal Government and the European Union, Berlin
2005 - 2010 Parliamentary Advisor to Peter Friedrich, Member of the German Parliament, Berlin
2003 - 2007 Doctor of Social Sciences, Department of Public Policy and Management, University of Konstanz
1997 - 2003 Master of Arts in Public Policy and Management, Department of Public Policy and Management, University of Konstanz
2000 - 2001 Graduate Student in Political Science, York University, Toronto (Kanada)

 

Affiliations (selection)

 

  • German Political Science Association (Deutsche Vereinigung für Politische Wissenschaft, DVPW)
  • German Association of Political Consultants (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Politikberatung, de’ge’pol)
  • German Association of Parliamentary Affairs (Deutsche Vereinigung für Parlamentsfragen, DVParl)
  • American Council on Germany (ACG)

 

Publications (selection)

2015

“Vertrauen, Teilhabe und Transparenz — Werte und Legitimation von Politik” (“Trust, Participation and Transparency — Values and Legitimacy of Politics”), in: Christian Krell und Tobias Mörschel (eds.): Werte und Politik (Values and Politics), Wiesbaden: Springer VS: 169-191 (with Fedor Ruhose)

2014

“Interessen, Transparenz, Vertrauen – und die Legitimität von Politik. Zur Notwendigkeit eines Regelungsrahmens für das Miteinander von Politik, Verwaltung, Wirtschaft und Zivilgesellschaft” (“Interests, Transparency, Trust – and the Legitimacy of Politics. About the Necessity of a Regulatory Framework for the Co-operation of Politics, Administration, Economy and Civil Society“), in: Jula von Blumenthal and Thomas von Winter (eds.): Interest Groups and Parliaments, Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, 311-333 (with Heiko Kretschmer)

2012

“Progressive Wirtschaftspolitik: Wie viel Staat, wie viel Markt?” (“Progressive Economic Policy: How much of the State, how much of the Market?”), in: Neue Gesellschaft/ Frankfurter Hefte 10: 56-59 (with Fedor Ruhose)

2010

“Das Mosaik der Interessenvermittlung im Mehrebenensystem Europas“ (“The Mosaic of Interest Intermediation in Europe’s Multi-Level System”), in: Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte 19: 22-27

 

“Wählen im Blick Europas. Die Beobachtung der Bundestagswahl durch die OSZE“ (“Voting in Europe’s Sight. The OSCE’s Observation of the 2009 German Bundestag Election”), in: Zeitschrift für Parlamentsfragen 41 (1): 77-91

 

“Enhancing Transparency in EU Lobbying? How the European Commission’s Lack of Courage and Determination Impedes Substantial Progress”, in: International Politics and Society 1: 112-122 (with Heiko Kretschmer)

2009

“Lacking courage and determination. Experience from abroad suggests the EU should make its lobbyists register mandatory”, in: European Voice, 10 September 2009: 12 (with Heiko Kretschmer)

 

“Mehr Transparenz wagen? Zur Diskussion um ein mögliches Lobbyregister beim Deutschen Bundestag” (“Daring more Transparency? Discussing a Statutory Lobbying Register in the German Bundestag”), in: Zeitschrift für Parlamentsfragen 40 (3): 543-560

 

“Wirtschaftsverbände in der US-amerikanischen Chemieindustrie: Private Interessenregierungen in pluralistischem Umfeld?” (“Business Associability in the US Chemical Industry: Private Interest Governments in Pluralist Precincts”), in: Volker Schneider, Frank Janning, Philip Leifeld and Thomas Malang (eds.): Politiknetzwerke. Modelle, Anwendungen und Visualisierungen (Policy Networks. Models, Applications and Visualisations”), Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, 245-269

 

“Die im Dunkeln sieht man nicht” (“Those in Darkness drop from Sight”), Berliner Republik 3/ 2009: 69-71

 

“Europa unter Druck” (“Europe under Pressure”), in: Berliner Republik 1/ 2009: 82-86 (with Sebastian Gröning)

2008

“Wirtschafts- und Verbraucherschutzverbände im Mehrebenensystem. Lobbyingaktivitäten britischer, deutscher und europäischer Verbände” (“Business and Consumer Associations in the Multi-Level System. Lobbying Activities of British, German and European Associations”), Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften

 

“Business Associability in the US Chemical Industry: Private Interest Governments in Pluralist Precincts?”, in: Jürgen R. Grote, Achim Lang and Volker Schneider (eds.): Organized Business Interests in Changing Environments: The Complexity of Adaptation, Houndmills, Basingstoke and London: Palgrave Macmillan, 88-107

 

“Letzte Ausfahrt Kerneuropa?” (“Last Exit Core Europe?”), in: Berliner Republik 1/ 2008: 71-74 (with Peter Friedrich)

 

“From Sunset to Sunrise in a Territorial Election Commission: Special Observations during a Crucial Night”, in: Ingmar Bredies, Andreas Umland and Valentin Yakushik (eds.): Aspects of the Orange Revolution IV. Foreign Assistance and Civic Action in the 2004 Ukrainian Presidential Elections, Stuttgart: ibidem, 170-183 (with Peter Wittschorek)