Dr Frederic Hanusch

Function: 
Research Associate
Publications: 

About

IASS Project

Futurisation of Politics

Research Interests

Democracy, Climate Change, Time, Global Change

Curriculum Vitae

Professional Experience
2015-2016
Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities (KWI), Essen, Research Fellow

2014
School of the Environment, University of Toronto, Toronto, Visiting Scholar

2013-2016
German Advisory Council on Global Change to the Federal Government (WBGU), Berlin,
Researcher for the Council Member Prof. Dr. Claus Leggewie

Education
2011-2015
University of Duisburg-Essen, PhD in Political Science (Dr. phil.): The Influence of Democratic Quality on Reactions to Climate Change: A Comparative Study of Climate Policies in Established Democracies

2008-2011
Ruprecht Karls University Heidelberg
M.A. in Political Science (Major), Philosophy, Sociology

2007-2008
Universitat Jaume I in Castellón de la Plana
Erasmus Student in the Humanities

2005-2007
Justus Liebig University Gießen
M.A. in Political Science (Major), Philosophy, Sociology

Selected Publications prior to joining the IASS

2016    
WBGU (Co-author): Development and justice through transformation: The Four Big ‘I’s, Special Report, Berlin: WBGU.

Leggewie, C., Hanusch, F., Schmitt, L., Reicher, C.: Einleitung [Introduction], in: Leggewie, C., Reicher, C., Schmitt, L. (eds.): Geschichten einer Region. AgentInnen des Wandels für ein nachhaltiges Ruhrgebiet. Dortmund: Kettler, 8-17.

WBGU (Co-author): Humanity on the move: Unlocking the transformative power of cities, Flagship Report, Berlin: WBGU.

2015    
Hanusch, F.: The Role of Norms for U.S. Foreign Climate Policy, in: Sommer, Bernd (ed.): Cultural Dynamics of Climate Change and the Environment in Northern America, Brill: Leiden/Boston, 77-105. Peer reviewed.

Müngersdorff, M., Hanusch, F., Schad, M., Schmitt, L., Schönborn, S., Siepmann, M., Voss, E.: Building Europe‘s (Energy) Future. A Manifesto For a European Community for Energy Transition.

2014    
Hanusch, F.: Zur Feindschaft zwischen Erkenntnisfortschritt und Plagiarismus [On the Enmity between the Advancement of Knowledge and Plagiarism], in: Zeitschrift für Politikwissenschaft (ZPol) 23:4, 627-638.

WBGU (Co-author): Climate Protection as a World Citizen Movement, Special Report, Berlin: WBGU.

WBGU (Co-author): Human Progress within Planetary Guard Rails. A Contribution to the SDG Debate, Policy Paper. Berlin: WBGU.

2012    
Hanusch, F., Müngersdorff, M.: Karl Polanyi: The Great Transformation, in: Leggewie, C., Zifonun, D., Lang, A., Siepmann, M., Hoppen, J. (eds.): Schlüsselwerke der Kulturwissenschaften, Bielefeld: transcript, 274-276.

Hanusch, F., Müngersdorff, M., Voß, E.: Klimawandel als Chance für mehr Demokratie [Climate Change as a Chance for More Democracy], in: Kirchlicher Herausgeberkreis Jahrbuch Gerechtigkeit (eds.): Jahrbuch Gerechtigkeit V. Menschen, Klima, Zukunft, Glashütten: C & P Verlagsgesellschaft, 130-137.
Reprinted as: Hanusch, F., Müngersdorff, M., Voß, E.: Klimawandel als Chance für die Demokratie [Climate Change as a Chance for Democracy], in: Katholische Sozialakademie Österreich (ed.): Nachrichten und Stellungnahmen der Katholischen Sozialakademie Österreichs. Dossier 06/2012, Graz: Katholische Sozialakademie Österreichs, 19-22.

2010    
Fischer, B., Hanusch, F., Hörisch, J., Löw, F., Raecke, R., Schöneborn, K., Zech, J.: Ökosozial ist sexy - Über die soziale Dimension der Umweltpolitik [Eco-Social is sexy – On the Social Dimensions of Environmental Policy], in: Neue Gesellschaft Frankfurter Hefte 57:5, 44-47.

Articles in print media, e.g.
Rufmord darf sich nicht lohnen [Character Assassination cannot be allowed to be Worthwhile], in: Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung, 09.03.13.

Selected Lectures and Speeches

2016    
Paper presentation at the 10th European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) General Conference, Prague
Presentation title: The Influence of the Quality of Democracy on Reactions to Climate Change: A Comparative Study of Climate Policies in Established Democracies

Paper presentation at the 2016 Berlin Conference on Global Environmental Change: Transformative Global Climate Governance “après Paris”, Berlin
Presentation title: The Influence of the Quality of Democracy on Reactions to Climate Change: Why Dealing with Climate Change Means Democratizing Climate Governance

Chair at the 2016 Berlin Conference on Global Environmental Change: Transformative Global Climate Governance “après Paris”, Berlin
Panel title: Power to the People? Accountability and Stakeholder Involvement in Climate Governance

2015    
Co-chairing and organizing On Liberty Today in celebration of 25 years KWI, Essen
Including the production of a DVD and YouTube clips

Invited to talk at the experts' discussion forum Denken Sie Groß! Von der Energieunion zur Klimaunion [Think big! From the Energy Union to the Climate Union], Bündnis 90/Die Grünen parliamentary group, Berlin
Presentation title: Energiewende und Klimaschutz als europäisches Projekt [Energy Turnaround and Climate Protection as a European Project]

2014    
Co-chairing and organizing Zwischen Transparenz und Rufmord – Die Folgen der Plagiatsjagd [Between Transparency and Calumny – Consequences of the Plagiarism Manhunt], KWI, Essen

Co-chairing and organizing Renewable Energies in Europe and Beyond – Effective, Democratic and Fair?, KWI, Essen

2013    
Co-chairing and organizing Politische und gesellschaftliche Herausforderungen durch den Klimawandel [Political and Social Threats Emerging from Climate Change], KWI Essen
Presentation title: Democratic and Systemic Performance: The Climate Case

2012    
Cultural Dimensions of Climate Change and the Environment in North America, KWI, Essen
Presentation title: The Role of Norms in U.S. Foreign Climate Policy

2011    
Democracy and Climate Change, KWI, Essen
Presentation title: The Role of Democratic Quality in regard to Policy Performance