IEE Newsletter No. 20

PhD IDS: IEE and ISS sign partnership agreement

Closer cooperation agreed between the IEE and the International Institute of Social Sciences (ISS).

On 16 October 2014 Professor Dr. Wilhelm Löwenstein and Professor Leo de Haan (Rector of the ISS) signed a partnership agreement establishing a joint PhD programme (see picture below).
2014-12 IEE-ISS-Partnership1This initiative was prepared on the part of the IEE by Dr. Gabriele Bäcker (Executive Director of the IEE) and Dr. Anja Zorob (Assistant Dean and Coordinator of the PhD IDS) and on the part of the ISS by Professor Dr. Wil Hout and Adinda Ceelen.
The ISS is also a partner in the Erasmus Mundus Action 2 Project "EUSA_ID" which is coordinated by the IEE.
As of the second week of November, the IEE has been hosting Sarah Hardus, a PhD student of the ISS. Her research focuses on the role of Chinese aid and investment in Africa and its impact on Western development assistance.

ZorobDr. Anja Zorob
Coordinator PhD IDS
E-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-25149
Fax: +49 (0)234 / 32-14294

Institute Navigation


You can subscribe to our newsletter via this link:

IEE Newsletter Subscription

Or have a look at our current Newsletter first.