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Johannes N. Blumenberg, M.A.

Contact Information

Telephone: +49-6131-39-38466
Mail
Internet: http://www.Johannes-Blumenberg.de



Curriculum vitae

  • 2006 university entrance diploma, Gymnasium Athenaeum Stade
  • 2006-2009 Studies of social sciences at the Carl-von-Ossietzky University of Oldenburg (Bachelor of Arts, Thesis: Die LINKE im deutschen Parteiensystem)
  • 2007-2010 Research assistant at the institute for social sciences and the institute for statistics and econometrics, University of Oldenburg
  • 2009-2010 Studies of political science and sociology at the Ruprecht-Karls-University of Heidelberg (Magister Artium, Thesis: Nichts muss, alles kann. Trends individuellen Wahlverhaltens im Zeichen der Bundestagswahlen 1994 bis 2009.)
  • 2009-2010 Research assistant at the German Longitudinal Election Study for GESIS Mannheim and University of Mannheim
  • 2010-2012 Research associate in the project “Electoral Study Baden-Wurttemberg 2011″ and in the project “Referendum ‘Stuttgart 21′” at the Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES)
  • 2012-2016 Research associate at the professorship for Political Science in the field “Methods of Empirical Political Research”, University of Mainz
  • Since January 2016 Science manager at the GESIS - Leibniz Institute for Social Sciences in Mannheim

Research interests

  • Voting behaviour
  • Political parties and party systems
  • Methods of social sciences
  • Democracies

Memberships

  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Wahlforschung [German Society for Electoral Studies] (DGfW)
  • Deutsche Vereinigung für Parlamentsfragen (DVParl)
  • Deutsche Vereinigung für Politische Wissenschaft (DVPW)
  • ECPR Standing Group on Political Parties
  • ECPR Standing Group on Public opinion and voting behaviour (POVB)
  • International Association for the Study of German Politics (IASGP)
  • PSA Specialist Group on Elections, Public Opinion, Parties (EPOP)

Publications (until 2010)

Articles in journals 

Blumenberg, Johannes N./Manuela S. Kulick. 2010. “Kann Zeit die Wunden heilen? Zur Perspektive der SPD nach der Bundestagswahl 2009.” MIP 16: 57-68.

Blumenberg, Johannes N./Manuela S. Kulick. 2010. “Der geliebte Verräter - Zum Einfluss von Spitzenkandidaten auf das Wahlverhalten am Beispiel der saarländischen Landtagswahl 2009.” Zeitschrift für Parlamentsfragen (ZParl) 41(4): 803 - 817.

Conference papers

Blumenberg, Johannes N./Manuela S. Kulick. 2010. “The beloved traitor - Oskar Lafontaine and voting behaviour at the Saarland Land election of 2009.” 36th IASGP Annual Conference, London, Great Britain.

Blumenberg, Johannes N.. 2010. “The Stalled Rise of the German Left Party and the Hard Road to the Establishment.” 34th GSA Annual Conference, Oakland, USA.