IWK – Institut für Wissenschaft und Kunst
Lecturer, Department of Political Science, University of Vienna
Dr. Tamara Ehs
I hold a doctorate in Political Science from the University of Vienna (2005) and studied Political Science and Law there and at Sciences Po Lille as well as at the European Academy of Legal Theory in Brussels. I completed my studies with courses at the University of Oxford and the London School of Economics.
Currently, I do research at the IWK – Institute for Science and Arts. In previous years, I worked as a post-doctoral research associate at the Department of Legal and Constitutional History, University of Vienna, and at the Centre for Research on Modern and Contemporary History, Austrian Academy of Sciences. Moreover, from 2010 to 2011 I was project manager of the Southeast European research consortium SEUM – The Challenges of Europeanisation at the Department of Political Science, University of Vienna. In 2012, I held a Research Fellowship at the IFK Internationales Forschungszentrum Kulturwissenschaften and did research at the Harvard Law School Library with a grant by the Botstiber Foundation.
I was a Guest Professor at the Hebrew University Jerusalem (2007) and at the Comenius University Bratislava (2008), as well as ERASMUS-Visiting Lecturer to the Free University Berlin (2009). In 2010, I was a Visiting Scholar at the New York Public Library.
Since 2011, I am Member of the ZiF Network of Young Scholars at the Zentrum für interdisziplinäre Forschung Bielefeld. Moreover, I am Member of the Editors´ Board of the ÖZP – Austrian Journal of Political Science and I am Deputy Chair of the ÖGPW – Austrian Political Science Association, as well as Committee Member of IWK – Institute for Science and Arts Vienna.