Curriculum Vitae Dr. Aukje van Loon

In Ulicoten, Niederlande geboren.

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

Ausbildung / Education


Dezember 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.

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

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

Publikationen / Publications

Monographie / Book


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

Herausgegebene Bücher / Edited Volumes


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

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

Peer Reviewed Zeitschriftenartikel / Peer Reviewed Journal Articles


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

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

Diverging German and British governmental trade policy preferences in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiations. In: Journal of Contemporary European Studies, published online 11 August 2017 (Available[here]).

Buchkapitel / Book Chapters


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 2018, 201-210 (Available[here]).

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 2015: 141-159. (Abstract[here]).

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 2013: 219-234. (Abstract[here]).

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 2008: 328-357.

Peer Reviewed Buch Rezensionen / Peer Reviewed Book Reviews


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 (2017) 1: 108.

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

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 (2013) 3: 488-489.

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

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

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

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 (2010) 4: 1160-1161.

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 (2009) 3: 427-428.

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 (2009) 3: 433-434.

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 (2009) 5: 1137-38.

Sonstige / Other


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])

Vorträge / Presentations

Anstehende Vorträge / Upcoming Presentations


The Changing Politics of EU trade Policy: Understanding Contestation, Politicisation and Domestic Politics in EU FTA negotiations. Paper to be presented at the Trade Politicization workshop, 2 July, Institut Barcelona d' Estudis Internacionales.

Domestic Politics in EMU Governance: A Comparative Analysis of British and German Positions. Paper to be presented 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 to be presented 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 Global Economic Governance. Paper to be presented at the 12th Pan-European Conference on International Relations (EISA), 12-15 September 2018, University of Economics Prague.

Vergangene Vorträge / Past Presentations


The Changing Politics of EU Trade: Politicisation, Contestation and Domestic Politics in Global Economic Governance. Paper to be 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 to be 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, Barcelona.

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, University of Economics, 29 May 2008, Prague.

Konferenzorganisation / Conference Organisation


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.

Förderungen / Funding


RUB Research School PLUS - ECR-Board Förderlinie:
European Workshops in International Studies, (EWIS), 6-9 June 2018, Groningen.
The European Union in International Affairs Conference, 16-18 May 2018, Brussels.

Ruhr-Universität Bochum - Faculty of Social Science:
EISA 11th Pan-European Conference on International Relations, 13-16 September 2017, Barcelona.

RUB Research School PLUS - PR.INT 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.

Ruhr-Universität Bochum - Programm zur Unterstützung besonderer Aktivitäten von Doktoranden und Doktorandinnen:
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.

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

GARNET 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.

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

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

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.

Gremien (Auswahl) / Committees (Selection)


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 Politikwissenschaft/Gesundheitspolitik (2017).
Mitglied der Berufungskommission Politikwissenschaft/Gesundheitspolitik (2015).
Mitglied der Evaluationskommission Soziologie/Soziologie der Entwicklung und Internationalisierung (2013).
Mitglied der Berufungskommission Soziologie/Soziologie der Entwicklung und Internationalisierung (2010).
Erasmus-Koordinatorin (2007 - 2008, 2015).

Gutachtertätigkeiten / Reviewer


Cambridge Review of International Affairs (CRIA).
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).
European International Studies Association (EISA).
European Union Studies Association (EUSA).
International Studies Association (ISA).
University Association for Contemporary European Studies (UACES).

Lehre / Teaching

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 (e-Learning Label).
Wintersemester 2015/16: Transatlantische Beziehungen zwischen Konflikt und Kooperation (e-Learning Label).
Sommersemester 2015: Die Außenbeziehungen der EU (e-Learning Label).
Wintersemester 2014/15: Domestic Politics in der EU Außenhandelspolitik (e-Learning Label).
Sommersemester 2014: Transatlantische Beziehungen zwischen Konflikt und Kooperation (e-Learning Label).
Sommersemester 2014: Die EU in den Internationalen Beziehungen (e-Learning Label).
Wintersemester 2013/14: Domestic Politics and International Trade (e-Learning Label).
Sommersemester 2013: Planspiel: The WTO-Doha-Round of World Trade Negotiations (e-Learning Label).
Sommersemester 2012: Internationale Politik und Terrorismus (e-Learning Label).
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.

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

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 (e-Learning Label).
Wintersemester 2014/15: Global Economic Governance: Theorie und Praxis (e-Learning Label).
Wintersemester 2012/13: Global Economic Governance in Theory and Practice (e-Learning Label).

Betreuung von B.A.-Arbeiten / Supervision of B.A. Theses

Erstgutachten / First Reviewer


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 (February 2018).

Zweitgutachten / Second Reviewer


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).