Barbara Schroeter

ZALF – Barbara Schroeter

Working groups:
Participant of WP1 and WP5

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Barbara Schröter studied political science with focus on Latin American politics at the Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen. She earned her doctoral degree from the Bavarian Julius Maximilians University of Würzburg with a thesis about “Clientelist structures in the Mexican political parties – a comparison of PRI, PAN and PRD. After finishing her Ph.D. she worked for a Mexican company of public opinion research in Mexico-City. Since November 2011 she has been with the Leibniz-Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research (ZALF). Her current research priorities include the investigation of governance models, institutions and institutional theory and civil society organizations in Latin America.

Barbara Schröter is a researcher in the Civi.Net group and is working on “Governance models and the role of Civil Society Organizations (CSO)” in WP5. She will also be doing field work and data collection in Brazil. During 2012/13 she will be a Visiting Professor at the Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC) in Florianópolis.