GSDS Graduates

Franziska Deutschmann

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 01/2018

Date of Graduation: 10/01/18

Title of the Doctoral Thesis:

Three Essays on Socio-economic Transitions: The Case of East and West Germany

Christian Neumeier

GSDS Member 10/2013 - 01/2018

Date of Graduation: 11/01/18

Title of the Doctoral Thesis:

Three Essays on Gender Inequality in Education and Income

Dominik Bauer

GSDS Member 10/2013 - 12/2017

Date of Graduation: 15/12/17

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Three Essays on Beliefs in Behavioral Economics

Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Urs Fischbacher, Prof. Dr. Susanne Goldlücke, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Gaissmaier

Daniela Beyer

GSDS Member 10/2013 - 07/2017

Date of Graduation: 20/07/2017

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: The Policy Consequences of the European Project: From Politics to Policies in the EU and the Member States.

Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Christian Breunig, Prof. Dr. Dirk Leuffen, Prof. Dr. Matthew Gabel (Washington University St. Louis)

1st Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, Working Group on Policy Analysis and Political Theory, University of Konstanz

Peter Haffke

GSDS Member: 11/2012 - 06/2017

Date of Graduation: 30/06/2017

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Dynamics of information processing in risky choices: Making thorough use of behavioral data

Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Ronald Hübner, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Gaissmaier, Prof. Dr. Peter. N. C. Mohr (Freie Universität Berlin)

1st Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, DFG Research Unit FOR 2374 RiskDynamics, Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz

Jan Hausfeld

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 08/2017

Date of Graduation: 29/08/2017

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: How Pressure Affects Decision Making

Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Urs Fischbacher, Prof. Dr. Ronald Hübner, Prof. Dr. Gerald Eisenkopf (University of Vechta)

1st Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Economics, University of Konstanz

Konstantin von Hesler

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 12/2017

Date of Graduation: 14/12/2017

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Three Economic Experiments on Norm Enforcement, Honesty, and Strategic Gaze

Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Urs Fischbacher, Prof. Dr. Peter Gollwitzer, Prof. Dr. Gerald Eisenkopf (University of Vechta)

Friederike Luise Kelle

GSDS Member 10/2013 - 02/2017

Date of Graduation: 14/02/2017

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: To Claim or not to Claim? Territory, Violence, and Framing in Subnational Demands for Self-Determination

Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Gerald Schneider, Prof. Dr. Nils Weidmann, Prof. David Carter, Ph.D., (Princeton University)

Arpita Khanna

GSDS Member 10/2013 - 05/2017

Date of Graduation: 16/05/2017

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: The Oil Curse Revisited: Ownership Matters.

Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Gerald Schneider, Jun.-Prof. Dr. Luna Bellani, Dr. Michael Becher (IAST Toulouse)

Dominik Lober

GSDS Member 10/2014 – 12/2017

Date of Graduation: 18/12/2017

Title of the Doctoral Thesis:  Self-Interest and Solidarity in the "Silver Age" of the Welfare State: Older People's Preferences for Youth-Oriented Social Spending in Times of Scarce Resources

Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Marius Busemeyer, Prof. Dr. Christian Breunig, Prof. Dr. Achim Goerres (Universität Duisburg-Essen)

1st Position: Consultant at TWT GmbH in Stuttgart

Annerose Nisser

GSDS Member 05/2014 - 11/2017

Date of Graduation: 10/11/2017

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Cross-Ethnic Interactions and the Influence of Politics Evidence from Online Spaces and a Field Experiment in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Nils B. Weidmann, Jun.-Prof. Dr. Christina Zuber, Prof. Dr. Ulrik Brandes

1st Position: Analytics Specialist, EY Parthenon

Anja Weiergräber

GSDS Member 10/2013 - 05/2017

Date of Graduation: 19/05/2017

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Ignoring and Avoiding Alcohol Stimuli: Cognitive Bias Modification Helps to Change One's Attitutedes

Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Peter Gollwitzer, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Gaissmaier, Prof. Dr. Peter. N. C. Mohr (Freie Universität Berlin)


 

Niklas Harder

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 07/2016

Date of Graduation: 19/07/2016

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Intrinsic Motivation in Party Politics:

Explaining the full range of political behavior

Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Susumu Shikano, Prof. Dr. Peter Selb, Prof. Dr. Peter

Gollwitzer

1st Position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Political Sciences, Stanford University

Verena Mack

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 07/2016

Date of Graduation: 20/07/2016

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: The Fingerprints of Fraud: An In-depth Study of

Election Forensics with Digit Tests

Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Susumu Shikano, Prof. Dr. Nils B. Weidmann, Prof. Dr.

Thomas Hinz

Sabine Otto

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 02/2016

Date of Graduation: 29/02/2016

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: The Grass is always Greener? Armed Groups Side

Switching in Civil Conflicts

Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Nils Weidmann, Prof. Dr. Gerald Schneider, Prof. Dr.

Kathleen Gallagher Cunningham (University of Maryland)

1st Position: Postdoctoral Researcher,  Department of Peace and Conflict

Researc, Uppsala University

Espen Geelmuyden Rød

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 03/2016

Date of Graduation: 01/03/2016

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Protest Dynamics in Autocracies

Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Nils Weidmann, Prof. Dr. Håvard Hegre (Uppsala

University), Prof. Dr. Gerald Schneider

1st Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, "Communication, Networks and

Contention" Research Group, Department of Politics and Public

Administration, University of Konstanz

Keshun Zhang

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 07/2016

Date of Graduation: 19/10/2016

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Fuel in the Fire: The Effects of Anger on Risky

Decision Making

Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Thomas Götz, Prof. Dr. Sarah Martiny (University of

Tromsø, Norway), Prof. Dr. Urs Fischbacher

Maik Bieleke

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 09/2015

Date of Graduation: 21/09/2015

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: The self-regulation of information processing and decision making

Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Peter Gollwitzer, Prof. Dr. Urs Fischbacher, Prof. Gabriele Oettingen (New York University)

Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, Chair of Social Psychology and Motivation, Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz

Maria Breitwieser

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 04/2015

Date of Graduation: 17/04/2015

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Reciprocity in Labor Relationships

Supervisor(s): Prof Dr. Anja Schöttner, Jun.-Prof. Dr. Gerald Eisenkopf, Prof. Dr. Florian Englmair (LMU München)

Simon Munzert

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 07/2015

Date of Graduation: 09/07/2015

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Contributions to the Measurement of Public Opinion

in Subpopulations

Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Peter Selb, Prof. Dr. Susumu Shikano, Prof. Michael D.

Ward, PhD (Duke University)

Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Mannheim, Mannheimer Zentrum

für Europäische Sozialforschung (MZES)

Constantin Ruhe

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 07/2015

Date of Graduation: 06/07/2015

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: Diplomacy against Escalating Violence -

Disaggregating the Relationship between Mediation and Conflict Intensity

Supervisor(s): Prof Dr. Gerald Schneider, Prof Dr. Nils Weidmann, Prof Dr.

Tobias Böhmelt (University of Essex)

Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, Chair of International Politics, Department

of Politics and Public Administration, University of Konstanz

David Schoch

GSDS Member 11/2012 - 11/2015

Date of Graduation: 19/11/2015

Title of the Doctoral Thesis: A Positional Approach for Network Centrality

Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Ulrik Brandes, Prof. Dr. Nils Weidmann, Prof. Dr. David

Krackhardt (Carnegie Mellon University)

Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, Chair of Algorithmics, Department of

Computer and Information Science, University of Konstanz