PADEMIA Award Winners 2016


During the third PADEMIA Annual conference on 19-20 May 2016, prizes were awarded  in three different categories.

Teaching Awards:



1st: Michael Kaeding, University of Duisburg/Essen for the seminar “NRW debattiert Europa”

2nd: Pierpaolo Settembri and Costanza Hermanin, College of Europe, Bruges

3rd: Wim van Meurs, Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen for the book “Europa in alle staten”

Research Awards:



Category Book: Anna-Lena Högenauer (University of Luxembourg), Christine Neuhold & Thomas Christiansen (Maastricht University) for the book “Parliamentary Administrations in the European Union”

Category Journal Article: Sandra Kröger (Unversity of Exeter) and Richard Bellamy (EUI Florence) for the article “Beyond a Constraining Dissensus: The Role of National Parliaments in Domesticating and Normalising the Politicization of European Integration”

Category PhD Thesis: Lisa Kastner, Max Planck Sciences Po Center for her thesis “Restraining Regulatory Capture – An Empirical Examination of the Power of Weak Interests in Financial Reforms”

Student Paper Prize:


Camille Kelbel, Universite libre de Bruxelles, for her paper “Eastern Promises: Candidate Selection Processes and MEPs’ Profiles in the CEECs”

Congratulations to all the award winners!