Prof. Dr. Gerda Falkner
Committees and Functions (amongst others)

A) Current

Member of Board, Institute for European Politics (IEP), Berlin

Member of the Advisory Board for the project Effects of EU soft law across the multilevel system. EFSOLAW aims to advance understanding of the performance of the EU multilevel system through a longitudinal analysis of the nature and effect of soft law. It consists of a German and a French Team of Researchers and is funded by the Freie Universität Berlin, Sciences Po Grenoble, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft and Agence Nationale de la Recherche. The German team is led by Prof. Miriam Hartlapp (Freie Universität Berlin), the French by Prof. Sabine Saurugger (Sciences Po Grenoble).

Member of "Beirat für Europarecht", Austrian Foreign Ministry

Member of the Commission for Migration and Integration Research (KMI) at the Austrian Academy of Science

Member of the Doctoral Advisory Board III in the Faculty of the Social Sciences, University of Vienna

Leitung der Sektion Europaforschung der österreichischen Gesellschaft für Politikwissenschaft (ÖGPW)

Mentorin im Rahmen des einschlägigen ÖAW-Programmes


B) Former

Expert on the 2019 review panel of the European Court of Auditors in the field of the application of EU law in the member states

Member of the Research Council, European University Institute, Florence

Board Member, Social Science Research Centre Berlin (WZB)

Honorary Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Copenhagen

Editor in Chief, European Integration online Papers

Editor in Chief, Living Reviews in European Governance

Vice President, European Union Studies Association Austria

Robert Schuman Fellow, European University Institute in Florence (2006, 2018/2019)

Visiting Professor at Sciences Po Paris (September 2012, June 2013)






Curriculum Vitae



Public Lectures

Recent media contributions

Committees, Functions

Peer Reviewing