RAHEL SÜß

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Employment | Academic Position

 

Humboldt-University of Berlin, 2021-2024

Post-Doctoral Associate

Founding director of the Data Politics Lab, Department of Social Science (Political Theory)

 

University of Vienna, 2015-2021

Teaching Fellow in Political Theory (postgraduate and undergraduate level). Focus on the history of political ideas, democratic theory, digital politics and social movements

 

Humboldt-University of Berlin, 2020

Post-Doctoral Researcher

Centre for Humanities and Social Change

 

Goldsmiths University of London, 2020

Visiting Researcher

Department of Politics and International Relations (sponsor Will Davies)

 

Duke University, North Carolina, 2019

Visiting Researcher

Social Movements Lab, Franklin Humanities Institute (sponsor Michael Hardt)

 

Queen Mary University of London, 2018 - 2019

Visiting Researcher

School of Politics and International Relations (sponsor Lasse Thomassen)

 

University of Westminster, London, 2017 - 2018

Visiting Researcher

Centre for the Studies of Democracy (sponsor Chantal Mouffe)

 

 

Education

 

PhD in Political Science, University of Vienna, with honours, Spring 2020

Thesis: “Provoked Democracy: Towards a Radical Democratic Theory of Experimental Action”. (Advisor: Oliver Marchart)

 

MA in Political Science, University of Vienna & Charles University, Prague, with honours, Summer 2014

Thesis: "Collective Agency: Gramsci, Holzkamp, Laclau/Mouffe". (Advisor: Ulrich Brand)

 

BA in Political Science, University of Vienna, with honours, Spring 2012

 

 

Honours and Awards

 

  • 2022-24 | Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • 2021 | ÖAW Post-DocTrack Fellowship
  • 2020 | Humanities & Social Change International Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • 2019 | University of Vienna Dissertation Fellowship
  • 2017 -2018 | OeAD Marietta Blau Dissertation Fellowship
  • 2018 | University of Uppsala, Uppsala Forum Workshop-Grant
  • 2015 – 2018 | Rosa Luxemburg-Foundation Dissertation Fellowship
  • 2013 – 2014 | Rosa Luxemburg-Foundation Scholarship for postgraduate studies
  • 2013, 2014 & 2016 | University of Vienna, Accomplishment Award

 

 

Publication

 

Full list of publications here.

 

Editor & Reviewer

Founder and Editorial Board Member, engagée Journal

Polity Press, Routledge

 

 

Invited Talks

 

Full list of invited talks here.

 

 

Teaching

 

University of Vienna, Department of Political Science

  • 2021 | The Politics of the Future: Technology, Democracy and Resistance
  • 2020 | Power and Resistance in the Digital Constellation
  • 2019 | Digital Protest and the Political
  • 2016 – 2020 | The History of Political Ideas (20S, 19W, 18W, 18S, 17W, 17S, 16W)
  • 2018 | Radical Democracy and Municipal Movements
  • 2016 | Methods of Political Science
  • 2015 | Introduction to International Politics

Photo: Olivier Pol Michel

Photographs

Photo: Olivier Pol Michel |www.moi-toi.de

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