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New Chair of Environmental Governance
- © Prof. Dr. Lena Partzsch
Prof. Dr. Lena Partzsch started as Chair of Environmental Governance on 1st of April 2021. The Chair is dedicated to political science research on sustainable development in the Global North and South. Empirically, it deals with climate policies as well as, for example, agricultural, forest and water policies in a globalized and increasingly digitalized world. The Chair works on environmental issues in relation to society and questions of global justice. Since 2018, Prof. Partzsch was an Extraordinary Professor at the University of Freiburg. The University of Muenster awarded her the Habilitation (postdoctoral qualification) in 2014 and she received her PhD from Freie Universität Berlin in 2007. Her most recent book “Alternatives to Multilateralism: New Forms of Social and Environmental Governance”  (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press 2020) is freely available via open access. The Institute warmly welcomes Prof. Dr. Partzsch and looks forward to working with her