Dr. Onawa Promise Lacewell
since 2011 Senior Researcher, Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB), bridging project "The Political Sociology of Cosmopolitanism and Communitarianism"
since 2009 Research Fellow, Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB), research unit "Democracy: Structures, Performance, Challenges", research project "MARPOR - Manifesto Research on Political Representation"
2008 Empirical Implications of Theoretical Models Summer Institute, Washington University
Research Assistant, University of Missouri, Department of Political Science, Primary Professor: James W. Endersby since 2005 University of Missouri, USA: Ph.D. Thesis: Examining the interaction of institutional factors and issue based factors in determining support for radical right parties in Western, Central, and Eastern Europe 1980-2008. Title: "Institutions and Issues: Explaining Radical Right Party Existence and Support in Europe, 1980-2005". PhD received in October 2010
1999-2003 Southeast Missouri State University: B.S. in political science, Minor in creative writing. Diplom: Magma cum Laude
The Political Sociology of Cosmopolitanism and Communitarianism
Project directors: Wolfgang Merkel, Ruud Koopmans, Michael Zürn
Participating scientists: Onawa Promise Lacewell, Céline Teney
MARPOR – Manifesto Research Project on Political Representation
Funding: German Research Foundation (DFG)
Participating scientists: Andrea Volkens, Hans-Dieter Klingemann, Wolfgang Merkel, Onawa Promise Lacewell, Pola Lehmann, Sven Regel, Henrike Schultze, Annika Werner
In cooperation with: Judith Bara (Queen Mary University of London), Ian Budge (University of Essex), Vera Tröger (University of Essex)