Laura Pantzerhielm

Porträt Laura Pantzerhielm (David Ausserhofer)
David Ausserhofer


Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
Former Staff Member of the Completed Research Group

Research fields

Democracy | Governance and Law | International Relations

Selected Publications

Pantzerhielm, Laura, Anna Holzscheiter and Thurid Bahr. 2020. "Power in relations of international organisations: The productive effects of ‘good’ governance norms in global health", Review of International Studies, 46 (3): 1-20. DOI: 10.1017/S0260210520000145.

Pantzerhielm, Laura, Anna Holzscheiter and Thurid Bahr. 2019. "Governing effectively in a complex world? How metagovernance norms and changing repertoires of knowledge shape international organization discourses on institutional order in global health", Cambridge Review of International Affairs, 44 (4): 1-26. DOI: 10.1080/09557571.2019.1678112.

Pantzerhielm, Laura. 2018. Review Essay on Benno Herzog. 2017. “Discourse Analysis as Social Critique”. In: Journal of Discourse Studies.

Pantzerhielm, Laura. 2017. "Contingent Materialities as Sedimented Articulations: Anti-Essentialist Discourse Analysis and Materialism at the Nexus of IR and Political Theory". Johannes Beetz/Veit Schwab eds. Material Discourse - Materialist Analysis. Materialist Approaches in Discourse Studies. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, pp. 95-111.

Pantzerhielm, Laura. 2016. Science and Democracy: Contingent regularities in scholarly discourse on European
. Forschungsberichte internationale Politik (45), ed. Ingo Peters. Wien: LIT-Verlag.

Holzscheiter, Anna, Thurid Bahr and Laura Pantzerhielm. 2016. "Emerging Governance Architectures in Global Health: Do Metagovernance Norms Explain Inter-Organisational Convergence?", Politics & Governance, 4:3, pp. 5-19.


Laura Pantzerhielm is a visiting researcher with the Research Group “Governance for Global Health” and a Research Associate at the Chair of International Politics, Technische Universität Dresden.


06/2020 Dr. phil. in Political Science, Freie Universität Berlin

since 10/2019 - Research Associate,  Chair of International Politics, Technische Universität Dresden

02-03/2019 WZB-Sydney Merit Fellow, Sydney Democracy Network and Department of Government and International Relations, University of Sydney

05-06/2018 Junior Visiting Fellow, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva

04/2015-09/2019 Research Fellow, WZB-FU Junior Research Group "Governance for Global Health"

02-03/2015 Intern, Human Rights Watch Berlin, Childrens’ Rights

2015 M.A. Politikwissenschaft, Freie Universität Berlin

2013 Master International Affairs - Human Rights and Humanitarian Action, Sciences Po Paris

8-10/2013 Intern, Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), Human Rights and International Law

01-06/2012 Intern, Swedish Embassy, Washington D.C., Political Affairs

06/2010-10/2011 Student Assistant, Center for Transnational Relations, Foreign and Security Policy (ATASP), Freie Universität Berlin

2011 B.A. Political Science, Freie Universität Berlin