I am a post-doctoral researcher and lecturer at the Chair of Comparative Politics at the University of Potsdam, Germany.

Before joining the University of Potsdam, I was a post-doctoral researcher and lecturer at the Department of Political Science and International Relations at the University of Geneva, Switzerland, and a visiting scholar and adjunct lecturer at the SOCIUM research center at the University of Bremen, Germany.

Septembre 2019, newly published:
Wegmann, Simone. 2019. Book review: Opposition Parties in European Legislatures. Conflict or Consensus? Edited by Elisabetta De Giorgi and Gabriella Ilonszki, London and New York, Routledge, 2018. 270p., £120.00. Italian Political Science Review. Link to review

April 2019, newly published:
Carneiro, Cristiane and Simone Wegmann. 2019. Institutional complexity in the Inter-American Human Rights System: an investigation of the prohibition of torture. In The Inter-AmericanHuman Rights System. The Law and Politics of Institutional Change. ed. Engstrom, Par andCourtney Hillebrecht. New York: Routledge.

February 2019:
Award for best PhD thesis in political science 2016/2017 attributed by the Swiss Political Science Association