Brandt School Universität Erfurt

Interdisciplinary Conference on Role Theory and German Foreign Policy

Interim Franz Haniel Professor Patrick A. Mello participated in an interdisciplinary conference on role theory and German foreign policy at the Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt. The two-day conference, co-organized by Professor Klaus Brummer (International Relations) and Professor Friedrich Kießling (Modern and Contemporary History), equally comprised contributions from historians and political scientists. The group of 20 participants included researchers from Finland, Germany, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom. Dr. Mello spoke on “Roles, Role Performance, and Public Opinion in German Security Policy”. The contributors are currently working on a joint publication.


The conference program can be accessed here: