Visiting Fellows

Currently at the GIGA

Name Country of Origin / Institution Research Duration of stay Funding
Dr. Jaemin Shim
  • Understanding Party Politics in Northeast Asia with Multiple Cleavages
  • Gender and Politics in Northeast Asia: Legislative Patterns and Performance of Female Legislators
  • Capturing Welfare Politics with Triangulation: Combining Multiple Datasets and Methods from Neighbouring Disciplines
  • Presidentialism and Welfare Politics
  • Party-Voter Linkage of Unorthodox Social Policy in Korea and Japan
  • World Politics of Social Investment

Thyssen Fellowship

Dr. Sazana Jayadeva
  • Transnational student migration from India

Leibniz-DAAD Research Fellowships

Enrique Carlos Natalino

Federal University of Minas Gerais - UFMG, Brazil

  • Presidential Diplomacy
  • Ideology and Foreign Policy
  • Foreign Policy Analysis
  • Political Resource Course

Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education - CAPES

Sofia Vera

University of Pittsburgh, United States

  • Democratization
  • Representation
  • Parties and Party Systems
  • Political Behaviour
  • Accountability
  • Corruption
  • Causal Inference
  • Mixed-methods Research

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

Prof. Dr. Lucas Pereira Rezende

Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC), Brazil

  • International Security and Defense
  • Defense Cooperation in South America
  • Armed Forces and Democracy in Brazil
  • International Relations Theories
  • Peace Operations

Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS)

Dr. Rocío Verástegui Ledesma

Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (PUCP)

  • Process of construction of the Nation and democracy in Peru

Katholischer Akademischer Ausländer-Dienst (KAAD) / Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (PUCP)

Aline Chianca Dantas

Universidade de Brasília, Brazil

  • Foreign Policy
  • International Technical Scientific Cooperation

CAPES - Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior (Brazilian Institute of International Education)

Sinan Chu

People's Republic of China, Department of Political Science, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, USA

  • Ethnic Politics in Contemporary China
  • Authoritarian Politics
  • Social Policies in Non-Democracies
  • State-Intellectual Relations
  • US-China/East-Asia Relations
  • Qualitative Research Methods

Konrad Adenauer Foundation

Rodrigo Cuevas

University of Chile, Chile

  • Trade Policy
  • Interest Group
  • Institutional change
  • Comparative politics.

Funding: National Commission for Scientific and Technological Research (CONICYT)