Curriculum Vitae Dr. Aukje van Loon

In Ulicoten, Niederlande geboren.

Seit Oktober 2007
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin am Lehrstuhl für Internationale Politik, Ruhr-Universität Bochum.

Ausbildung / Education


2017
Promotion Dr. rer. soc. an der Ruhr-Universität Bochum.
Titel der Dissertation:"Variation in Preferences: Domestic Interests and Ideas in British and German Governmental Trade Positions in EU FTA Negotiations" Betreut durch Prof. Dr. Stefan Schirm und Prof. Dr. Rainer Eising.

2002 - 2007
Masterstudiengang Europäische Kultur und Wirtschaft (ECUE) an der Ruhr Universität Bochum.
Abschluss: Master of Arts Europäische Kultur und Wirtschaft.
M.A.-Thesis in Politikwissenschaft zum Thema: "Political Contestation Towards European Integration. Euroscepticism and the Rejection of the Constitutional Treaty in France and the Netherlands; Why the French and Dutch voted No". Betreut durch Prof. Dr. Stefan Schirm und Prof. Dr. Thomas Poguntke.

2000 - 2002
Bachelorstudium der Publizistik und Kommunikationswissenschaft im Rahmen des Socrates/Erasmus Austausch-Programms an der Ruhr-Universität Bochum.

1998 - 2002
Bachelorstudium der Communication with Modern Languages (French and German) an der Robert Gordon University Aberdeen, Schottland.
Abschluss: Bachelor of Arts Communication with Modern Languages.

1996
University of Aberdeen, Schottland.
Abschluss: Summer School for Access.

1993 - 1995
Glen Urquhart High School Drumnadrochit, Schottland.
Abschluss: High School Highers.

1988 - 1993
Mavo de la Salle Baarle-Nassau, Niederlande.
Abschluss: Mavo Diplom.

1982 - 1988
Sint Bernardusschool Ulicoten, Niederlande.

Publikationen / Publications

Monographie / Book


2019 'Domestic Politics in European Trade Policy: Ideas, Interests and Variation in Governmental Trade Positions'. Routledge/UACES Contemporary European Studies Series.

Herausgegebene Bücher / Edited Volumes


2013 'Global Power Europe - Vol. 1: Theoretical and Institutional Approaches to the EU's External Relations' (Global Power Shift Series). Heidelberg: Springer (with Boening, Astrid and Kremer, Jan-Frederik) (Available[here]).

2013 'Global Power Europe - Vol. 2: Policies, Actions and Influence of the EU's External Relations' (Global Power Shift Series). Heidelberg: Springer (with Boening, Astrid and Kremer, Jan-Frederik) (Available[here]).

Peer Reviewed Zeitschriftenartikel / Peer Reviewed Journal Articles


2018 'Domestic politics and national differences in restructuring EU financial supervision'. In: European Politics and Society, 19(3), 247-263 (Available[here]).

2018 'Diverging German and British governmental trade policy preferences in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiations'. In: Journal of Contemporary European Studies, 26(2), 165-179 (Available[here]).

2018 'The political economy of EU trade policy: what do we (not) know? Literaturbericht'. In: Zeitschrift für Politikwissenschaft, 28(1), 97-110 (Available[here]).

Buchkapitel / Book Chapters


2018 'WTO und TTIP im Planspiel erfahren - Beispiele aus der Internationalen Politischen Ökonomie'. In: Meßner, M.T., Schedelik, M. und Engartner, T. (Hrsg.) Planspiele in der sozialwissenschaftlichen Lehre: Theorie und Praxis aus der Hochschule. Wochenschau Verlag, 201-210 (Available[here]).

2015 'From Interregionalism to Bilateralism: Power and Interests in EU-Brazil Trade Cooperation'. In: Rewizorski, Marek (ed.) The European Union and the BRICS: Complex Relations in the Era of Global Governance, Heidelberg: Springer, 141-159. (Abstract[here]).

2013 'Domestic Politics in EU External Economic Relations: US-EU Competition in Trade'. In: Boening, Astrid/Kremer, Jan-Frederik/van Loon, Aukje (eds.): Global Power Europe - Vol. 1: Theoretical and Institutional Approaches to the EU's External Relations, Heidelberg: Springer, 219-234. (Abstract[here]).

2008 'EU Interregionalism in the 'Near and Far Abroad': A Comparison of Existing and Emerging Cases'. In: Rolenc, Jan Martin (Ed.): Crucial Problems of International Relations through the Eyes of Young Scholars, Research Plan 'Governance in the Context of Globalised Economy and Society', Faculty of International Relations, Prague: University of Economics Press, 328-357.

Peer Reviewed Buch Rezensionen / Peer Reviewed Book Reviews


2017 'The Politics of Transatlantic Trade Negotiations. TTIP in a Globalized World' by Jean-Frédéric Morin, Tereza Novotná, Frederik Ponjaert and Mario Telò, Farnham: Ashgate. In: Political Studies Review, 15(1), 108.

2015 'Constructing European Union Trade Policy: A Global Idea of Europe' by Gabriel Siles-Brügge, Basingstoke: Palgrave MacMillan. In: Political Studies Review, 13(3), 454.

2013 'The EU's Common Foreign and Security Policy. The Quest for Democracy' by Helen Sjursen (ed.), London: Routledge. In: Journal of Contemporary European Research 9 (3), 488-489.

2011 'Which Europe? The Politics of Differentiated Integration' by Dyson, K and Sepos, A., (eds.), London: Palgrave, in: Cambridge Review of International Affairs 24(3), 547-549.

2010 'Deadlocks in Multilateral Negotiations. Causes and Solutions' by Narlikar, A., Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. In: Political Studies Review 9(3), 405.

2010 'The European Union and the Global South' by Söderbaum, F., and Stalgren, P,. (eds.) London: Lynne Rienner. In: Political Studies Review 9(3), 433.

2010 'The Role of the European Union in Asia: China and India as Strategic Partners' by Gaens, B., Jokela, J., and Limnell, E., (eds.) Aldershot: Ashgate Publishing Ltd. In: Journal of Common Market Studies 48(4), 1160-1161.

2009 'Ideas, Institutions & Trade: The WTO & the Curious Role of EU Farm Policy in Trade Liberalization' by Daugbjerg, C., and Swinbank A., Oxford: Oxford University Press. In: Political Studies Review 8(3), 427-428.

2009 'European Union Intergovernmental Conferences. Domestic Preference Formation, Transgovernmental Networks and the Dynamics of Compromise' by Thurner, P. and Pappi, F.U., London: Routledge. In: Political Studies Review 8(3), 433-434.

2009 'Globalization, Development and Integration: A European Perspective' by Della Posta, P., Uvalic, M. and Verdun, A., (eds.) Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. In: Journal of Common Market Studies 47(5), 1137-38.

Medienpresenz / Media Presence


2018 'Japan, EU Display Solidarity in the Face of US Friction'. The Diplomat, 19 July 2018 [here])

Sonstige / Other


2009 'Review of the 8th GARNET Ph.D. School on Global Governance, Regionalism & the Role of the EU: Challenges and Debates: Shaping IR Theory in the Early 21st Century'. In: Eyes on Europe 2009: 11 (Das Review finden Sie [here])

Lehre / Teaching

M.A.-Seminare / M.A. Seminars

Wintersemester 2018/19: The Foreign Policy Positions of EU Member States.
Wintersemester 2018/19: Global Economic Governance in Theory and Practice.
Sommersemester 2018: Established and Emerging Powers in Global Governance.
Sommersemester 2018: Die Internationalen Beziehungen der Europäischen Union.
Wintersemester 2017/18: Global Economic Governance in Theory and Practice.
Wintersemester 2014/15: The EU in Global Governance.
Wintersemester 2014/15: Global Economic Governance: Theorie und Praxis.
Wintersemester 2012/13: Global Economic Governance in Theory and Practice.

B.A.-Seminare / B.A. Seminars

Wintersemester 2017/18: Transatlantische Beziehungen zwischen Konflikt und Kooperation.
Sommersemester 2017: Die EU in der Global Governance.
Wintersemester 2016/17: Actors and Developments in EU Trade Policy: An Examination of EU Free Trade Agreements.
Sommersemester 2016: Die EU als globaler Akteur.
Wintersemester 2015/16: Transatlantische Beziehungen zwischen Konflikt und Kooperation.
Sommersemester 2015: Die Außenbeziehungen der EU.
Wintersemester 2014/15: Domestic Politics in der EU Außenhandelspolitik.
Sommersemester 2014: Transatlantische Beziehungen zwischen Konflikt und Kooperation.
Sommersemester 2014: Die EU in den Internationalen Beziehungen.
Wintersemester 2013/14: Domestic Politics and International Trade.
Sommersemester 2013: Planspiel: The WTO-Doha-Round of World Trade Negotiations.
Sommersemester 2012: Internationale Politik und Terrorismus.
Wintersemester 2011/12: The EU: A Quietly Rising Superpower.
Wintersemester 2010/11: Zwischenstaatliche Kooperationen.
Sommersemester 2010: The EU and Strategic Partners.
Wintersemester 2009/10: Die Internationalen Beziehungen der EU.
Sommersemester 2009: Global Europe: The EU Competing in the World Economy.
Wintersemester 2008/09: Von Alaska bis Feuerland: Politische und Ökonomische Kooperation in den Amerikas.
Sommersemester 2008: Theory and Practice of Regional Integration.
Wintersemester 2007/08: Die Internationalen Beziehungen der EU.

Betreuung von Abschlussarbeiten / Supervision of Theses

M.A. Erstgutachten / M.A. First Reviewer


Timothy O'Donovan Johnstone: Das Pariser Klimaabkommen - eine Analyse der unterschiedlichen Regierungspositionen zwischen Deutschland und den USA unter Anwendung des Societal Approachs (Dezember 2018).

Steffen Lethmathe: Domestic Politics in the TTIP negotiations: Germany and the USA (Dezember 2018).

Hamdi Schaker: Die Außen- und Sicherheitspolitik der EU im Mittelmeerraum. Staatenvergleich: Deutschland/Frankreich (Oktober 2018).

Olga Markos: Ideen und Interessen: Eine vergleichende Analyse der divergierenden Positionen der Leave- und Remain-Kampagnen in den britischen Referenden 1975 und 2016 (September 2018).

B.A Erstgutachten / B.A. First Reviewer


Ole Corneliussen: Eine neorealistische Analyse außenpolitischer Positionen von Deutschland und den USA hinsichtlich des Atom-Abkommens mit Iran (JCPOA) (Dezember 2018).

Lukas Drolshagen: Die divergierenden Regierungspositionen Deutschlands und der USA im Irakkonflikt 2002/2003: Eine Analyse anhand des Societal Approachs (August 2018).

Laetitia Nvouè: Warum haben die afrikanischen Staaten durch die „Compact with Africa“ (G20 Afrika-Partnerschaft) Kooperation Nachteile? (August 2018).

Ann-Christin Eul: Warum unterscheiden sich die außenpolitischen Positionen der Europäischen Union und der Russischen Föderation innerhalb der Ukraine-Krise? (April 2018).

Alexej Dolin: Warum sind die klimapolitischen Positionen von USA und Deutschland unterschiedlich und wie lassen sich diese erklären? Eine Analyse auf der Grundlage des Societal Approach (März 2018).

Aleksandr Bliman: Visegrad Battlegroup 2016. A turning point in the defence cooperation of the V4 (Februar 2018).

B.A. Zweitgutachten / B.A. Second Reviewer


Jonathan Ludwig: Neue Rahmenbedingungen für eine nachhaltige Finanzwirtschaft: Eine Analyse europäischer Regulierungsabsichten anhand des Action Plan: Financing Sustainable Growth (September 2018).

Friso Plaßmann: Der Syrien-Konflikt und die USA: Eine Analyse der Entscheidung zur militärischen Intervention anhand des Societal Approach (August 2018).

Linda Madeleine Wittelsbach: Warum handelten die Regierungen von Korea und Deutschland unterschiedlich in der Handhabung der globalen Finanzkrise 2008 - aber erzielten beide eine Erholung von der Krise? (Mai 2018).

Förderungen / Funding

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft / German Research Foundation (DFG)


RUB Research School PLUS (DFG GSC 98/3) - Int.Mo.P (Postdoc) Förderlinie:
UACES 48th Annual Conference, 3-5 September 2018, Bath.

RUB Research School PLUS (DFG GSC 98/3) - ECR-Board Förderlinie:
EISA 12th Pan-European Conference on International Relations, 12-15 September 2018, Prague.
European Workshops in International Studies, (EWIS), 6-9 June 2018, Groningen.
The European Union in International Affairs Conference, 16-18 May 2018, Brussels.

RUB Research School PLUS (DFG GSC 98/3) - PR.INT (Ph.D.) Förderlinie:
ECPR/EISA 8th Pan-European Conference on International Relations, 18-21 September 2013, Warsaw.
EU and Emerging Powers Conference, 29-30 April 2013, Brussels.
DVPW Themenoffene Tagung der IPÖ Nachwuchs- WissenschaftlerInnen, 21-22 March 2013, Heidelberg.

RUB Rektoratsprogramm (DFG Overhead) - Programm zur Unterstützung besonderer Aktivitäten von Doktoranden und Doktorandinnen Förderlinie:
SGIR 7th Pan-European Conference on International Relations, 9-11 September 2010, Stockholm.
2. Bamberger Sommerworkshop zur Vergleichenden Regionalismusforschung, 18-19 June 2010, Bamberg.
The European Union in International Affairs Conference, 22-24 April 2010, Brussels.

RUB Fakultät für Sozialwissenschaft / RUB Faculty of Social Science


EISA 12th Pan-European Conference on International Relations, 12-15 September 2018, Prague.
EISA 11th Pan-European Conference on International Relations, 13-16 September 2017, Barcelona.

Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst / German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)


Kongressreise: SGIR 7th Pan-European Conference on International Relations, 9-11 September 2010, Stockholm.

European Commission 6th European Research Framework Programme


GARNET/Network of Excellence and Ph.D. School Global Governance, Regionalisation and Regulation: The Role of the EU.
Honorar: GARNET Ph.D. School, 8-12 June 2009, Brussels.
Scholarship: GARNET Ph.D. School Alumni Conference, 4-5 March 2010, Brussels.

European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR)


Mobility Fund: 5th ECPR General Conference, 10-12 September 2009, Potsdam.

Erasmus


Scholarship: Robert Gordon University Aberdeen, Scotland,Oct. 2000 - Oct. 2001.

Vorträge / Presentations

The Changing Politics of EU Trade: Politicisation, Contestation and Domestic Politics in Global Economic Governance. Paper presented in the panel 'The Future of Global Economic Governance' at the 12th Pan-European Conference on International Relations (EISA), 12-15 September 2018, University of Economics Prague ([here])

Domestic Politics in EMU Governance: A Comparative Analysis of British and German Positions. Paper presented in the panel 'Economic Policies & the European Monetary Union II' at the UACES 48th Annual Conference, 3-5 September 2018, University of Bath ([here]).

The Changing Politics of EU Trade: Politicisation, Contestation and Domestic Politics in FTA Negotiations. Paper presented in the panel 'Determinants of Trade Policy: Shifting Ideas, Values, Interests and Actors' at the UACES 48th Annual Conference, 3-5 September 2018, University of Bath ([here]).

The Changing Politics of EU Trade Policy: Understanding Contestation, Politicisation and Domestic Politics in EU FTA negotiations. Paper presented at the Trade Politicization Workshop, 2 July 2018, Institut Barcelona d' Estudis Internacionales. ([here])

The Changing Politics of EU Trade: Politicisation, Contestation and Domestic Politics in Global Economic Governance. Paper presented at the 5th EISA European Workshops in International Studies (EWIS): The Politics of Foreign Policy Change: Domestic Political Actors as Agents of Change, 6-9 June 2018, University of Groningen.

The Selective Politicisation of EU FTA Negotiations: A Comparison of TTIP and the EU-Japan EPA. Paper presented at The European Union in International Affairs Conference, 16-18 May 2018, Koninklijke Vlaamse Academie van België voor Wetenschappen en Kunsten Brussels ([here]).

Power and Interests in Trade Cooperation: The EU and Brazil between Interregionalism and Bilateralism. Paper presented at the 11th Pan-European Conference on International Relations (EISA), 13-16 September 2017, Institut Barcelona d' Estudis Internacionales.

Trump und die Welt. Was bedeutet Trumps Politik für die Weltwirtschaft? Kneipengespräche - Wissenschaft zum Feierabend, Ruhr-Universität Bochum 21 Juni 2017 ([here]).

Diverging German and British Governmental Trade Policy Preferences in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) Negotiations. Paper presented at the International Conference on Cross-Movement Mobilization, Panel 10: Cross-Movement Mobilization against TTIP, 5-7 April 2017, Ruhr University Bochum. Information on the conference ([here]).

Domestic Politics in EU External Economic Relations: Interests and Ideas in Governmental Trade Policy Preferences. Paper presented at the Workshop "European Union Decision-Making and Challenges to Economic and Financial Governance - Part 2", Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences (NIAS), 8-9 December 2015, Wassenaar. Information on the workshop ([here]).

Restructuring Financial Supervision in the EU: A Societal Approach to British and German Policies. Paper presented at the 8th Pan-European Conference on International Relations (EISA), 18-21 September 2013, Warsaw.

EU External Economic Relations: Emerging Powers, Domestic Politics and Competition in Trade. Paper presented at the EU and Emerging Powers Conference, 29-30 April 2013, European Parliament, Brussels.

Domestic Politics in EU External Relations: US-EU Competition in Trade. Paper presented at the Arbeitskreis IPÖ der DVPW (Nachwuchstagung) University of Heidelberg, 21-22 March 2013, Heidelberg.

The EU-Brazil Strategic Partnership: From Interregional Favouritism to Bilateral Bias...and Back? Paper presented at the ECPR Standing Group for International Relations 7th Pan-European Conference on IR, 9-11 September 2010, Stockholm.

The EU-Brazil Strategic Partnership: From Interregional Favouritism to Bilateral Bias...and Back? Paper presented at the 2nd 'Bamberger Sommerworkshop zur vergleichenden Regionalismusforschung': Der Einfluss regionaler und globaler Führungsmächte auf regionale Integration außerhalb Europas, 18-19 June 2010, Bamberg.

Global Power Shift: the EU, China and India and their Influence on Power Shift in the International System. Paper presented at the GARNET PhD School Alumni Conference, 4-5 March 2010, Brussels.

Diverging EU Trade Strategies in Latin America. External Challenges and Internal Debates. Paper presented at the 5th ECPR General Conference, 10-12 September 2009, Potsdam.

EU Inter-regionalism in the 'Near and Far' Abroad. A Comparison of Existing and Emerging Cases. Paper presented at the XII International Conference of Young Scholars: „Crucial Problems of International Relations through the Eyes of Young Scholars" held at the Jan Masaryk Centre of International Studies, 29 May 2008, University of Economics Prague.

Konferenzorganisation / Conference Organisation


Chair and discussant of the panel 'Global Governance of Trade and Investment', 12th Pan-European Conference on International Relations (EISA), 13 September 2018, University of Economics Prague ([here]).

Chair of the panel 'Institutional and Regulatory Cooperation and Tensions in Trade', UACES 48th Annual Conference, 3-5 September 2018, Bath ([here]).

Chair of the panel 'Contemporary EU Trade Policy: Politicisation in a Turbulent Trade System', The European Union in International Affairs Conference, 16-18 May 2018, Brussels ([here]).

Discussant of the panel 'Global Economic and Security Policy of Emerging Powers' at the 11th Pan-European Conference on International Relations, 13-16 September 2017, Barcelona.

Co-chair (with Giulia Gortanutti) of the panel 'Cross-Movement Mobilisation against TTIP', International Conference on Cross-Movement Mobilization, 5-7 April 2017, Bochum.

Chair of the panel 'The EU in the Global Political Economy', The European Union in International Affairs Conference, 22-24 April 2010, Brussels.

Auszeichnungen / Awards


12. Juni 2009: GARNET Ph.D. School Chair Holder of the 8th GARNET Ph.D. School entitled Global Governance, Regionalism and the EU: Challenges and Debates Shaping IR Theory in the Early 21st Century.

Universitäre Selbstverwaltung (Auswahl) / Departmental Services (Selection)

Lehre / Teaching


Modulbeauftragte MA-Modul 'Internationalisierung und Transnationalisierung' (seit Sept. 2018).
Modulbeauftragte BA-Modul 'Internationale Strukturen und Prozesse' (seit Sept. 2018).
Modulbeauftragte BA Modul 'Internationalisierung und Vergesellschaftung im Vergleich (seit Sept. 2018).

Gremien / Committees


Mitglied des Research School PLUS Early Career Researchers Board (ECR-Board) (seit Nov. 2017).
Stellvertreterin des wissenschaftlichen Mittelbaus im Fakultätsrat (seit Okt. 2017).
Internationalisierungsbeauftragte (seit Juli 2017).
Mitglied der Auswahlkommission LabExchange (seit Juni 2017).
Mitglied der Evaluationskommission der W1 Juniorprofessur Didaktik der sozialwissenschaftlichen Bildung (Fachdidaktik und Politikwissenschaft, 2018).
Mitglied der Evaluationskommission der W1 Juniorprofessur der Gesundheitspolitik (Politikwissenschaft, 2017).
Mitglied der Berufungskommission der W1 Juniorprofessur der Gesundheitspolitik (Politikwissenschaft, 2015).
Mitglied der Evaluationskommission der W1 Juniorprofessur der Soziologie der Entwicklung und Internationalisierung (Soziologie, 2013).
Mitglied der Berufungskommission der W1 Juniorprofessur der Soziologie der Entwicklung und Internationalisierung (Soziologie, 2010).
Mitglied der Bibliothekskommission (2009).
Erasmus-Koordinatorin (2007 - 2008, 2015).

Gutachtertätigkeiten / Reviewer


Cambridge Review of International Affairs (CRIA).
Dutch Journal of Finance and Management (DJFM)
European Integration online Papers (EIoP).
Journal of Common Market Studies (JCMS).
Journal of Contemporary European Research (JCER).
The German Journal of Contemporary Asia (ASIEN).
Political Studies Review (PSR).
RUB Research School plus (RUB RS plus).

Mitgliedschaften / Memberships


Arbeitskreis Internationale Politische Ökonomie (DVPW).
Dutch Political Science Association (NKWP).
ECPR Standing Group on the European Union (SGEU).
ECPR Standing Group on Interests Groups.
European International Studies Association (EISA).
European Union Studies Association (EUSA).
International Studies Association (ISA).
University Association for Contemporary European Studies (UACES).