Von der Stromversorgung über die Industrie bis hin zu den Pariser Klimazielen, von einzelnen Sektoren bis hin zum großen Ganzen: Mit dem Projekt Ariadne startet jetzt ein Verbund führender Forschungseinrichtungen die Arbeit an einem beispiellos umfassenden Forschungsprozess zur... [more]

In March 2020, Cindy Cheng and Luca Messerschmidt from the HfP Chair for International Relations (Prof. Dr. Tim Büthe) launched the CoronaNet Research Project ( with colleagues from NYU Abu Dhabi and Yale University.  With the help of more than... [more]

More information on the first major representative survey on domestic violence during the Corona pandemic by Professor Janina Steinert can be found at: [more]

Dear students of the Hochschule für Politik München, Below you will find the election letter for the HfP Senate Elections 2020. [more]

Prof. Dr. Miranda Schreurs from the Chair for Environmental and Climate Policy of the HfP/TUM GOV was appointed head of the TUM's Task Force Sustainability by the TUM President Prof. Dr. Thomas F. Hofmann. In the current issue of the KontakTUM magazine she presents the topics that... [more]

Dear students, We hope you are all safe and well. Welcome to Summer semester 2020! As you are certainly well aware, the world has changed remarkably as a result of the COVID-19  pandemic. The Summer term will begin regularly on April 20 and the lecture period will be extended to... [more]

In an interview with Bayerischer Rundfunk, Professor da Conceicao-Heldt comments on the current corona crisis. She warns against egoism in the EU and calls on the union of states to develop a joint plan for reconstruction in a bid to emerge stronger from the crisis. The complete... [more]

Henry Farrell, Professor at George Washington University, receives this year's "Friedrich Schiedel-Prize for Politics and Technology" for his extraordinary contributions to political science and multidisciplinary research, honoring his goundbreaking work and research leadership in... [more]

Lisa Herzog is awarded the Deutscher Preis für Philosophie und Sozialethik with the highest endowment of 100,000 euros. She receives this prestigious award for her two publications "Freiheit gehört nicht nur den Reichen. Plädoyer für einen zeitgemäßen Liberalismus" (2014) and "Die... [more]

This year the essay prize "Tractatus" of the Philosophicum Lech goes to Professor Lisa Herzog of the Munich School of Politics/TUM School of Governance. She receives the award for her book "Die Rettung der Arbeit. Ein politischer Aufruf". The Tractatus will be awarded on Friday,... [more]