Aug 2010	GeoGovernance ist zentrales Element Im Antrag zur Exzellenzinitiative

Geogovernance is a central element in the application for the Excellence Initiative.       > read more

Sep 2010	Beim Schiffbauergasse-Fest wird Wissenschaft zum Anfassen präsentiert

Sep 2010: At the "Schiffbauergasse"-festival science is presented to be touched      > read more

29.10.2010: PCPM Climate Breakfast with Prof. Bierbaum         > read more

Apr 2010	Geo- und Klimawissenschaften im Auswärtigen Amt

Apr 2010: Earth and Environmental Sciences in the Federal Foreign Office.

Feb 2010	PROGRESS startet mit Kickoff-Meeting

Feb 2010: PROGRESS started with Kickoff-Meeting.        > read more

Thurid Hustedt

University of Potsdam
Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Karl-Marx-Straße 67, Room 3.02
D-14482 Potsdam

Phone: +49 331 977 3354
Fax: +49 331 977 3302

Research Interests

Comparative public administration, structure and organisation of government, core executives, institutional and organisational theory, environmental and climate policy, geogovernance, science-policy interaction

Academic Training

1997 - 2003 Public Administration and Management, University of Potsdam ("Diplom")
1999 - 2000 Political science and Public Administration, University of Copenhagen
2005 - Ph.D. studies in Political Science / Public Administration

Professional Experience

2009 - current Research Fellow, PROGRESS, University of Potsdam, funded by the BMBF
Visiting Research Fellow, Department of Administration and Organization Theory, University of Bergen (Norway) within the COST-Action `Comparative Research into Current Trends in Public Sector Organization' (CRIPO)
2005 - 2009 Research Fellow, Research project 'Core Executives in Western Europe', Chair for Political Science, Administration and Organisation, University of Potsdam, funded by the DFG
2003 - 2005 Research Associate, Chair for Political Science, Administration and Organisation, University of Potsdam

Honors, Awards, Nominations and Special Appointments

  • 2009: Grant for Short-Term Scientific Mission (COST Action IS0601) Rokkansenteret/University of Bergen Bergen, Norway
  • 2009: DAAD-Travel grant

Selected Invited Lectures (last 12 months)

Germany’s Politico-Administrative System An Introduction, Young Leader's Training for Thai Officials, Potsdam, June 07, 2011 (with Julia Fleischer); Governmental Responses to Geo- and Climate Risks: Institutions and policymaking, Berlin Public Management and Governance Research Colloquium, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin, May 17, 2011 (with Werner Jann); Good Governance in Public Administration? An Introduction to Germany’s Politico-Administrative System, Fellowship Programme for Young Government Officials from the Western Balkans, Potsdam, April 14, 2011; German Federalism and the Law-Making Process, Seminar for Parliamentarians from Nigeria, Potsdam, October 26, 2010; Lobbyismus und Politikberatung – wo sind die Grenzen zwischen Information und Beeinflussung?, Petershagen, September 15, 2010.

Selected publications

  • Bach, T., Fleischer, J., Hustedt, T., 2010. Organisation und Steuerung zentralstaatlicher Behörden. Agenturen im westeuropäischen Vergleich [Organisation and Management of central government agencies. Agencies in Western Europe] Berlin: edition sigma
  • Hustedt, T., Veit, S., Fleischer, J. 2010. Wandel wissenschaftlicher Politikberatung in Deutschland [Changing scientific policy advice in Germany], in: Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte 19/2010. Beilage zur Wochenzeitung „Das Parlament“.
  • Hustedt, T., 2007. Kontakt durch Kontrakt? Ministerien und Agencies in Dänemark [Contact through Contracts? Ministries and Agencies in Denmark]. In: Jann, Werner/Döhler, Marian (eds.): Agencies in Westeuropa, Opladen: VS Verlag, 100-137.