Prof. Dr. Patrizia Nanz - KWI – Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities (Kulturwissenschaftliches Intitut Essen, KWI)
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Prof. Dr. Patrizia Nanz


Contact

IASS Potsdam
Scientific Director
Tel: +49 331 28822-467

Biography

Since April 2016 Scientific Director at the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies in Potsdam (IASS)

From April 2013 until April 2016 Head of Research Area "Culture of Participation" at the Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities Essen (KWI)

Since 2002 Professor for Political Theory at the Universtiy of Bremen

2005-2006 Fellow at the Wissenschaftskolleg, Institute for Advanced Studies (Berlin)

2003 Research Fellow at the Institute of Political Science of the MIT (Cambridge Mass.)

2002 Marie Curie post-doc for the topic "Democracy, Deliberation and Learning at the Transnational Level: Risk Regulation in the European Union and the World Trade Organisation" Fellow at the Centre for the Study of Democracy, Westminster University (London)

2001 Research Fellow at the Max-Planck Institute "Right of the Common Goods" (Bonn)

Research Focus

Transformation to Sustainability, Democratic Innovations, Public Participation, Civil Society, Transnational Governance, the political Project of Europe

Projects

DEMOENERGIE - Die Transformation des Energiesystems als Treiber demokratischer Innovationen (BMBF): 2013-2016

Participedia - A Global Partnership to Create and Mobilize Knowledge about Democratic Innovations (since 2015)

democratic agendas (since 06/2014)

Completed projects

Participedia: Strengthening an emerging global partnership, Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada (International Co-applicant; Mark Warren UBC Principal Investigator): 2011- 2013

Fundamental Rights in the European Union im Rahmen des Forschungsnetzwerks „Resources, Rights and Capibilities: in Search of Social Foundations for Europe” (EU 6.Rahmenprogramm): 2007-2010

Giving New Subjects a Voice: Migrants, Organisations and Integration into the Health Care System (VolkswagenStiftung): 2005-2009

Civil Society Participation in International and European Governance (6. Forschungsrahmenprogramm der EU - Integrated Project ‘New Modes of Governance’): 2004-2010

Partizipation und Legitimation in internationalen Organisationen (DFG- Sonderforschungsbereich 597 “Staatlichkeit im Wandel”): 2002-2010


Publications

Selection (please visit my academia page for pdfs of most papers)

Monographies

Die Konsultative. Mehr Demokratie durch Bürgerbeteiligung, Klaus Wagenbach Verlag, 2016, (mit Claus Leggewie).

Handbuch Bürgerbeteiligung - Verfahren und Akteure, Chancen und Grenzen, Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung, 2012/2016 (with Miriam Fritsche). Italian Version: La partecipazione dei cittadini: un manuale. Metodi partecipativi: protagonisti, opportunita’ e limiti, Regione Emilia Romagna 2014.

Europolis. Constitutional Patriotism beyond the Nation State, Manchester University Press, 2006; Italian Version: Europolis. Un idea controcorrente di integrazione politica, Giangiacomo Feltrinelli, 2009. With a foreword by Charles Taylor.

Wahrheit und Politik in der Mediengesellschaft: Anmerkungen zu Hannah Arendt, Klaus Wagenbach Verlag, 2006/2013.

Editor

Is Europe listening to us? Sucesses and Failures of EU Citizen Consultations (edited with Raphael Kies), Ashgate Publishing, 2013. French Version: Les nouvelles voix de l’Europe? Analyses des consultations citoyennes, Editions Larcier/De Boeck, forthcoming, 2014. With a foreword by EU-Commissioner Viviane Reding

Civil Society Participation in International Governance: A Cure for Its Democratic Deficit? (edited with Jens Steffek and Claudia Kissling), Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.

Journal Articles (peer-reviewed)

“Lo sviluppo della cittadinanza comunitaria e la corte della giustizia europea”, in Paradigmi. Rivista di critica filosofica, special issue with Etienne Balibar, Jürgen Trabant u.a., 2013.

“Free Movement and the Emergence of European Social Citizenship”, in: Österreichische Zeitschrift für Politikwissenschaft, 4/2012 (with Dawid Friedrich and Kerstin Blome).

“German Political Science and the Study of European Integration”, in: Journal of European Public Policy, vol. 12, issue 1, 2005, pp. 200-212 (with Dawid Friedrich).

“Assessing the Democratic Quality of Deliberation – Criteria and Research Strategies”, in: Acta politica, vol. 40, issue 3, 2005, pp. 368-383 (with Jens Steffek).

“Open Method of Coordination – a Deliberative and Democratic Mode of Governance?”, in: Journal of European Public Policy, vol. 11, issue 2, 2004, pp. 267-288 (with Caroline de la Porte).

"Global governance, participation, and the public sphere", in: David Held, Mathias König-Archibugi (Ed.), Global Governance and Public Accountability, Government and Opposition,
Sonderausgabe 2, 2004, pp. 314-335 (with Jens Steffek).

“Les Voix Multiples de l’Europe. Une Idee Interdiscursive de la Sphere Publique”, in Raisons politiques, Nr. 10, 2003, pp. 69-85.

“Vielstimmige Lebenswelt”, in: Deutsche Zeitschrift für Philosophie 2, 2003, pp. 199- 212.


Articles in edited volumes and journals

“Participation”, in: Oxford Handbook of International Organizations (Ed. Von Jacob Katz Cogan, Ian Hurd und Ian Johnstone), Oxford University Press, 2015 (with Klaus Dingwerth).

"Krise und Partizipation in der Europäischen Union.
Für eine neue Politik der Bürgerbeteiligung am Beispiel
der Energiepolitik", in Winfried Brömmel, Manfred König und Sicking (Ed.), Europa, wie weiter? Perspektiven eines Projekts in der Krise, Transcript Verlag, 2015, pp. 153-176 (with Jan-Henrik Kamlage).

„Bürgerbeteiligung und Energiewende: Dialogorientierte Bürgerbeteiligung im Netzausbau“, in: Viertes Jahrbuch Nachhaltige Ökonomie (edited by H.-C. Binswanger, F. Ekardt, A. Grothe, W.-D. Hasenclever, I. Hauchler, M. Jänicke, et al.), Marburg: metropolis. 2014 (with Jan-Hendrik Kamlage and Björn Fleischer).

Pour une nouvelle politique de participation“, in: Eutopia Magazine July 2014 (with Raphael Kies). English Version: „For a new participation policy in Europe“, also published in openDemocracy.

"Wie viel Vertrauen braucht die Demokratie?", guest contribution on the Website of the Nemetschek Stiftung, November 2013.

"The future council. New forms of democratic participation", in: Eurozine, 2013 (with Claus Leggewie).

"Der schwierigste Fall: Bürgerbeteiligung bei der Endlagersuche", in: Monika Müller (Hrsg.), Endlagersuche - gemeinsam mit den Bürgern! Information, Konsultation, Dialog, Beteiligung, Loccum 2013, Reihe Loccumer Protokolle 21/13, pp. 11-25 (with Claus Leggewie).

"Entwicklung der partizipativen Demokratie in Europa: ein neues Demokratieverständnis? ”, in: Deutschland & Europa, Zeitschrift der Landeszentrale für politische Bildung Baden-Württemberg (with Jan-Hendrik Kamlage), 65, 2013.

“Den Bürgern eine Stimme geben – und ihnen zuhören", in: innovative Verwaltung 12/2012 (with Simon Dalferth).

"Mehr Beteiligung für die Energiewende. Nach dem Fiasko von Gorleben braucht die Suche nach einem Atom-Endlager endlich mehr demokratische Basis: ein Zukunftsrat", in Süddeutsche Zeitung, 22.11.2012 (with Claus Leggewie).

“Verfahren und Methoden der Bürgerbeteiligung”, in Politik beleben, Bürger beteiligen. Charakteristika neuer Beteiligungsmodelle, Bertelsmann Stiftung, Gütersloh 2010, pp. 6-49 (with Miriam Fritsche u.a.); English Version: “Methods and Tools of Citizen Particiopation”, in: Revitalizing Democracy. New Forms of Citizen Participation, Bertelsmann Stiftung, Gütersloh, 2013.

"Öffentlichkeit", in: Hauke Brunkhorst, Cristina Lafont, Regina Kreide (Ed.): Habermas-Handbuch, Metzler Verlag 2009.
 English Translation: "Public Sphere", in: Hauke Brunkhorst, Cristina Lafont, Regina Kreide (Ed.), Habermas Handbook, Columbia University Press 2015.

"Mobility, Migrants, and Solidarity. Towards an Emerging European Citizenship Regime", in: Seyla Benhabib, Judith Resnik (Eds.), Migration and Mobilities. Citizenship, Borders, and Gender, New York University Press, 2009, pp. 410-438. 


"The EU’s Civil Society from a Normative-Democratic Point of View: The Case of the EU’s Migration Policy" in Carlo Ruzza, Vincent della Sala (Eds.), Governance and Civil Society. Theoretical and Empirical Perspectives, Manchester University Press, 2007, pp. 113-133 (with Dawid Friedrich). 


"Die Gefahr ist, dass das Politische überhaupt aus der Welt verschwindet", in Hannah Arendt/Patrizia Nanz, Wahrheit und Politik, Klaus Wagenbach Verlag, 2006, pp. 63-88. 


"Transnationale Öffentlichkeit, Zivilgesellschaft und die Demokratisierung internationalen Regierens", in Benjamin Herborth, Peter Niesen (Eds.), Intersubjektivität und internationale Politik. Zur Theorie Jürgen Habermas’, Suhrkamp Verlag, 2006, pp. 87-110 (with Jens Steffek). 


“Democratic Legitimacy and Constitutionalisation of Trade Governance. A View from Political Theory”, in Christian Joerges, Ernst-Ulrich Petersmann (Eds.), Multilevel Trade Governance, Social Regulation and the Constitutionalization of International Trade, Hart Publishing, Oxford, 2006, pp. 59-82.

“Deliberation and Democracy in Global Governance”, in Sophie Thoyer, B. Martimort-Asso (Eds.), Participation for Sustainability in Trade, Ashgate, 2006, pp. 61-72 (with Jens Steffek)

Interviews

"Für eine neue Kultur der Beteiligung", Heinrich Böll Stiftung, December 2013.

Interview on topics like energy tornaround, Newsletter of the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies Potsdam (IASS), Oktober 2012.

Activities

Member of the Scientific and Ethics Advisory Board (SEAB) of EMPATIA

Member of the Steering Committe of the Wiki-platform participedia on democratic innovations worldwide

Member of the Scientific Committee of the World Forum for Democracy (Europarat)

Member of the Scientific Board of the „Democracy Monitoring“ (Baden-Württemberg Foundation)

Member of the Board of Trustees of the Hannah-Arendt-Tage der Stadt Hannover (Schwerpunktthema: „Wissenschaft und Politik“)

Member of the scientific board of Umweltakademie München

Mentor for young researchers in the field "Participation and sustainable development in Europe", an initiative of the Austrian Ministry of Environment

Since 2007 editor of the book series "politics" (Wagenbach Verlag, Berlin)

Since 1987 articles and reviews for German and Italian newspapers and journals



Member of the Advisory Boards des Leibniz-Forschungsverbundes Energiewende (RENEW)