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Helge Jorgens, Prof

ISCTE - Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, Department of Political Science and Public Policy

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Research Discipline

Politics & International Relations

Language Skills

  • German (native speaker)
  • English (very good)
  • Portuguese (very good)


Helge Jörgens is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Political Science and Public Policy of the ISCTE - Instituto Universitário de Lisboa and an Integrated Researcher at CIES-IUL - Centre for Research and Studies in Sociology, in Lisbon Portugal. He holds a PhD from Freie Universität Berlin. From 2010 to 2016 he was tenured Senior Lecturer at the Department of Political and Social Sciences of the Freie Universität Berlin and Managing Director of the Environmental Policy Research Centre (FFU). His research interests include environmental, energy and climate policies, the role and influence of international public administrations, and the diffusion and transfer of public policies.