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Advanced Qualitative Methods, seminar (Master), 2014/15

Building and Evaluating Theories in Empirical Research, seminar, 2017

Case study method, seminar (PhD), 2012/13, 2011/12, 2010/11, 2009/10

Concepts, measurement, and data in the social sciences, seminar (PhD), 2012, 2011

Neo-Institutional Economics in International Relations, seminar (Master), 2014

Political parties: organization, competition, and membership in office and opposition, seminar
(Master), 2009

Political and social institutions: theory and methodology, seminar (PhD), 2010

Process tracing and case studies in comparative politics, seminar (Master/PhD), 2018/19, 2017/18

Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA), seminar (PhD: 2014, 2012, 2011, 2010; Master: 2018,

Research design, seminar (PhD), 2011/12, 2009/10, 2008 (jointly with André Kaiser)

Methoden für Politikwissenschaft für Lehramtsstudenten (Introduction to methods for prospective
teachers), lecture, 2013

Strategies of causal analysis and comparative research designs, seminar (Master/PhD), 2017/18


Einführung in die Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft (Course held in German: Introduction to Comparative Politics), lecture, 2012/13

Einführung in die Statistik (Course held in German: Introduction to Statistics), lecture, 2013

Entscheiden im Politischen System der BRD: Analysen mit qualitativen Methoden (Course held in German: Decision making in the German political system: analyses using qualitative methods), seminar, 2015, 2014

Logic of comparative research: case studies and process tracing, seminar, 2014/15
Politische Parteien in Westeuropa (Course held in German: Political Parties in Western Europe), seminar, 2015, 2013

Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA): Methodik und empirische Anwendung in der EU-Forschung (research seminar in German, Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA): Method and empirical application in EU research)

Staatstätigkeit und Politische Parteien (Course held in German: Public Policy and Political Parties), seminar, 2013/14


Methods school courses & workshops

Set-theoretic multi-method research, short course at APSA Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Aug 31, 2016

Multimethod research in political science, Geschwister-Scholl-Institut, LMU München, July 14, 2016

Multimethod research: Rationale and types, Summer School on Research Strategies in Policy Studies, University of Genoa, June 30, 2016

Bayesian case studies: The interplay of expectations and evidence, Summer School on Research Strategies in Policy Studies, University of Genoa, June 30, 2016

Process tracing: Basics and strategies, SDU Odense, May 26, 2016

Fallstudien und Prozessanalyse, Graduate School of Politics (GraSP), University of Münster, October 01-02, 2015

Multimethod research, research seminar ‘Economy in Latin America’, FU Berlin, June 26, 2015
QCA and multi-method research, EU Initial Training Network “Power and Region in a Multipolar Order”, GIGA Hamburg, April 14-15, 2014

Advanced multi-method research, ECPR Winter School on Methods and Techniques, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013

Case study research, University of Duisburg-Essen, Sep 11-12, 2014

Set-theoretic multi-method research, short course at APSA Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., Aug 17, 2014

Mixed-methods research, GIGA Institute, Hamburg, June 5-6, 2014

Introduction to Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA), University of Duisburg-Essen, Jan 17, 2014

Case selection in qualitative research, GIGA Institute, Hamburg, Nov 7-8, 2013

Case study research: method and practice, ECPR Summer School on Methods and Techniques, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

Prozessanalyse: Methode und Anwendung, workshop at the Political Science Department of the University of Stuttgart, July 12, 2013

Process tracing, workshop at the Centre for Development Research (ZEF) at the University of Bonn, July 5, 2013

Prozessanalyse: Methode und Anwendung, workshop of Phd program "International-vergleichende Forschung zu Bildung und Bildungspolitik im Wohlfahrtsstaat" of the Hans-Böckler-Stiftung, in cooperation with graduate school of the University of Tübingen, Tübingen, April 18, 2013

Multi-method research, one-day workshop at PARTIREP II project, Bruxelles, 7 Dec, 2012

Process tracing: philosophy, theory, and practice, co-director of workshop at the ECPR Joint Sessions (jointly with Derek Beach), Antwerp, 10-14 April, 2012

Using mixed methods to study social phenomena, workshop, University of Enschede, 16 March, 2012

Mixed-methods research, Department of Politics and Public Administration, Universität Konstanz, 30 September, 2011

Case study design & Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA), workshop at the International Summer School “Religious Pluralization and Migration”, University of Bochum, 27-28 July, 2010