Prof. Dr. Birgit Sauer

Professor for Political Science, Focus: Gender and Governance

Vice Doctoral Programme Director of the Faculty of Social Sciences

Vice-Chair of the Research Platform Gender and Agency

Spokesperson of the research focus “Gender, Affect, Politics, State” (GAPS) at the Institute of Political Science








Research Interests

  • Governance and Gender
  • Gender Politics
  • Theories of the State and Institutions
  • Politics and Emotions
  • Right-wing Populism and Gender