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Prof. Dr. Laura Seelkopf

Prof. Dr. Laura Seelkopf


Department of Political Science
Chair for International Organisations
Oettingenstr. 67
80538 Munich

Room: H 004
Phone: +49 89 2180 9086

Office hours:
during the semester Wednesdays 10:00-12:00

Further Information


Prof Dr. Laura Seelkopf joined the GSI in September 2018 as Assistant Professor for International Organisations.

Before coming to Munich, Laura was a postdoctoral fellow at the European University Institute in Florence (2016-2018), the University of Bremen (2015-2016) and the Jacobs University Bremen (2011-2014). She studied at the Universities of Konstanz (Germany) and Pavia (Italy) and holds a PhD from the University of Essex (United Kingdom).
Laura is a board member of the German Political Science Association (2018-) and its Political Economy Section (2015-), associate editor of the Journal of International Relations and Development (2018-) and an affiliated member of the Research Center on Inequality and Social Policy at the University of Bremen (2018-). She teaches and researches tax and social policy around the world.
You can find more information on her personal website.

Teaching Summer Semester 2019

Thesis Supervision (BA/MA)

Please send me a 2-3 page summary of your planned research at least six weeks before registration. It should include your research question, as well as your research design, possible case selection and planned use of methods to make sure you are ready to start working on the thesis.