New scientific staff member: Dr. Stephan Heichel

Dr. Stephan Heichel started working as a researcher at the MZES in October 2017. He works in the project "Cohesify: The Impact of Cohesion Policy on EU Identification", which ist part of B3.1 "Party Competition and Policy Outcomes in Multilevel Systems" (Professor Dr. Marc Debus).

Stephan Heichel studied political science, public law and modern history at Friedrich Schiller University Jena. In 2011, he earned a doctoral degree from Konstanz University with a thesis on comparative analyses of environmental policies’ change in OECD and transition states. Afterwards, he worked in larger research projects in Konstanz and Munich and at the Department of Political Science of LMU Munich.