Prof. Dr. Jale Tosun

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Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
Institut für Politische Wissenschaft
Bergheimer Str. 58, Room 03.045
D-69115 Heidelberg

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Jale Tosun is a professor of Political Science at the Institute of Political Science. After studying political and administrative science in Konstanz and Pavia, she completed her PhD at the University of Konstanz on the topic of transformative change of environmental policy in Latin America and Eastern Europe. Jale Tosun was a Research Fellow at the Mannheim Centre for European Social Research before coming to Heidelberg in October 2013 as an assistant professor of International and Comparative Political Economy. She has been a professor of Political Science since March 2015. Her teaching and research focuses mainly on the comparative study of regulation in areas of environment, energy, and climate change, as well as on distributive conflicts within the European Union and the influence of the EU on regulatory measures in third-party states. She is an External Fellow at the Mannheim Centre for European Social Research, which, until February 2015, was the home of the CUPESSE project. The project – Cultural Pathways to Economic Self-Sufficiency and Entrepreneurship – coordinated by Jale Tosun, comparatively examines the many facets of young adults’ employment and economic activities in Europe and is funded by the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme (project number 613257).






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