Laura Pantzerhielm

Cohort 2015

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Anna Holzscheiter

S - Pantzerhielm_Laura

WZB Berlin Social Science Center

PhD Candidate

Address
WZB Berlin Social Science Center
Reichpietschufer 50
10785 Berlin

Topic of PhD thesis

Power, Contingency and Sedimentation in International Human Rights Norms – A Critical Discourse Analysis

Curriculum Vitae

Since 2015

Berlin Graduate School for Transnational Studies, Research Affiliate

Since 04/2015
Researcher in the WZB & FU Junior Research Group “Governance for Global Health” (PI: Prof. Dr. Anna Holzscheiter) & the research unit "International Politics and Law" at WZB

2012 2014          
Dual Master's Degree “Political Science - Affaires Internationales”
2013-14: M.A. Political Science, Freie Universität Berlin
2012-13: Master Human Rights and Humanitarian Action, Institut d'Etudes Politiques Paris (Sciences Po)

2008 – 2011
B.A. Political Science, Freie Universität Berlin (Specialization: International Relations and political theory)


Scientific Activities and Internships

03/2015 – 03/2015
Internship with Human Rights Watch e.V. Berlin, Children's Rights Division

8/2013 – 10/2013
Intern, Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) Geneva, Human Rights and Law Division

01/2012 – 06/2012
Internship with the Swedish Embassy in Washington D.C., political division

06/2010 – 10/2011
Student research assistant, Center for Transnational Studies, Foreign and Security Policy (ATASP), Freie Universität Berlin


Research Interests

Discursive practices, struggles over metagovernance norms and their effects on the emergence of order power relations in the field of international health

EU external relations, security studies, democracy promotion, human rights and humanitarianism

Constructivist, critical and discourse theoretical approaches to international politics


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