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Robert Benson

Cohort 2018

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Michael Zürn

Topic of PhD thesis: At the Intersection of Law and Politics: A Discourse Quality Reading of Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings

Benson-Katy Otto 2021

WZB Berlin Social Science Center

Doctoral Researcher, BGTS Board Member (Representative Doctoral Researchers)

Reichpietschufer 50
10785 Berlin

Education and Work Experience

  • 05/2017 - 09/2018: The Organisation of Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD), Paris, France
  • 09/2016 - 09/2017: London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), United Kingdom, MSc. Global Politics
  • 09/2012 - 07/2016: The University of Edinburgh, Scotland United Kingdom, MA. (Hons.) Politics

Academic Appointments, Scientific Activities & Outreach

  • 06/2017 - 08/2018: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Paris, France | Policy Analyst

Fellowships, Stipends and Awards

  • 09/2018 - 09/2021: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) monthly stipend for doctoral research
  • Democratic Theory

  • Political Communication and Media Studies

  • Social Movements

  • Global Governance

Benson, R. and Zuern, M. 2019, 'Untapped Potential: How the G20 Can Strengthen Global Governance', South African Journal of Internatonal Affairs, vol. 26 no. 4, pp. 549-562.