Dr Annika Elena Poppe

Dr Annika Elena Poppe

Project Director
Senior Researcher
Research Department:
Intrastate Conflict

Contact

E-Mail: poppe @hsfk .de
Twitter: @ann_elena_p

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CV

2017 Rolf Kentner Dissertation Prize 2017 of the Heidelberg Center for American Studies (HCA)
since 2015 Senior Researcher and Coordinator of the Research Network External Democracy Promotion (EDP)
2015 PhD (Dr. phil.) at Goethe University Frankfurt/M.
2011 Visiting Scholar at Georgetown University, Washington DC (fall semester)
2010–2013 PhD Scholarship of the German National Academic Foundation
2010–2015 Research Associate at PRIF and PhD Candidate at Goethe University Frankfurt/M.
2009–2010 Research Assistant at PRIF
2006–2007 Fulbright Scholarship
2005–2009 Scholarship of the German National Academic Foundation
2009 Magistra Artium (Political Science, American Studies)
2007 Master of Arts (History)
2002–2009 Study of Political Science and American Studies at Goethe University Frankfurt/M. and Study of History at American University, Washington, DC

Expertise

Dr Annika Elena Poppe is working on the following issues:

  • Normative Foundations of US Foreign Policy
  • Democracy Promotion
  • Cold War Diplomatic History
  • Closing/Shrinking Spaces

Publications

Beyond contestation | 2019

Poppe, Annika Elena/Leininger, Julia/Wolff, Jonas (2019): Beyond contestation. Conceptualizing negotiation in democracy promotion, in: Democratization, 26:5, 777-795, DOI: 10.1080/13510347.2019.1568991.

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Introduction | 2019

Poppe, Annika Elena/Leininger, Julia/Wolff, Jonas (2019): Introduction. Negotiating the Promotion of Democracy, in: Democratization, 26:5, 759-776, DOI: 10.1080/13510347.2019.1593379.

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"Othering" Across and Beyond the Pond | 2018

Poppe, Annika Elena (2018): "Othering" Across and Beyond the Pond, PRIF Blog (Repost from AICGS blog contribution), 18.12.2018.

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"Othering" Across and Beyond the Pond | 2018

Poppe, Annika Elena (2018): "Othering" Across and Beyond the Pond, American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS), 4.12.2018.

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Democracy Promotion under the Current US Administration | 2018

Poppe, Annika Elena (2018): Democracy Promotion under the Current US Administration, in: Poppe, Annika Elena/Richter, Solveig/Wolff, Jonas (für das EDP Netzwerk) (eds), PRIF Report, (Vol. 13).

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Democracy Promotion in the 21st Century | 2018

Poppe, Annika Elena/Richter, Solveig/Wolff, Jonas (2018): Democracy Promotion in the 21st Century, in: Poppe, Annika Elena/Richter, Solveig/Wolff, Jonas (für das EDP Netzwerk) (eds), PRIF Report, (Vol. 13).

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Democracy Promotion and the Challenge of Shrinking Civic Spaces | 2018

Poppe, Annika Elena/Wolff, Jonas (2018): Democracy Promotion and the Challenge of Shrinking Civic Spaces, in: Poppe, Annika Elena/Richter, Solveig/Wolff, Jonas (für das EDP Netzwerk) (eds), PRIF Report, (Vol. 13).

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Shrinking Spaces. Eine Herausforderung der internationalen Demokratie- und Zivilgesellschaftsförderung | 2018

Baldus, Jana/Poppe, Annika Elena/Wolff, Jonas (2018): Shrinking Spaces. Eine Herausforderung der internationalen Demokratie- und Zivilgesellschaftsförderung, in: Afrika Süd, 47:5, https://www.afrika-sued.org/ausgaben/heft-5-2018/shrinking-spaces/.

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Nachhaltiger Frieden: Liberal-demokratische Friedenskonzepte unter Druck | 2018

Bethke, Felix S./Debiel, Tobias/Hartmann, Christof/Poppe, Annika Elena/Schablitzki, Jan/Wolff, Jonas (2018): Nachhaltiger Frieden: Liberal-demokratische Friedenskonzepte unter Druck, in: Bonn International Center for Conversion (BICC)/Leibniz-Institut Hessische Stiftung Friedens- und Konfliktforschung (HSFK)/Institut für Friedensforschung und Sicherheitspolitik an der Universität Hamburg (IFSH)/Institut für Entwicklung und Frieden (INEF) (Hg.), Friedensgutachten 2018, Berlin: LIT Verlag, 65-83, www.friedensgutachten.de.

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An Overview of Global Initiatives on Countering Closing Space for Civil Society | 2017

Baldus, Jana/Poppe, Annika Elena/Wolff, Jonas (2017): An Overview of Global Initiatives on Countering Closing Space for Civil Society, Washington, D.C.: CSIS Human Rights Initiative, www.csis.org/(...).

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The Contested Spaces of Civil Society in a Plural World | 2017

Poppe, Annika Elena/Wolff, Jonas (2017): The Contested Spaces of Civil Society in a Plural World. Norm Contestation in the Debate about Restrictions on International Civil Society Support, in: Contemporary Politics (open access), 23:4, DOI: 10.1080/13569775.2017.1343219.

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Schlechtes Vorbild Deutschland | 2017

Poppe, Annika Elena/Wolff, Jonas (2017): Schlechtes Vorbild Deutschland. Der Fall Attac im Licht globaler Einschränkungen zivilgesellschaftlicher Handlungsspielräume, PRIF Spotlight 2/2017, Frankfurt/M.

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Recalibrating the interest-values-nexus. US democracy promotion in the Middle East | 2017

Poppe, Annika Elena (2017): Recalibrating the interest-values-nexus. US democracy promotion in the Middle East, in: Orient, 58:2, 15–22.

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Demokratieförderpolitik: Rhetorische Wende bei gleichbleibender Politik? | 2017

Poppe, Annika Elena (2017): Demokratieförderpolitik: Rhetorische Wende bei gleichbleibender Politik?, in: Fehl, Caroline/Fey, Marco (Hg.), „America first“: Die Außen- und Sicherheitspolitik der USA unter Präsident Trump, Frankfurt/M, 21–22, HSFK-Report Nr. 1/2017.

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Ungebetene Gäste | 2016

Poppe, Annika Elena/Wolff, Jonas (2016): Ungebetene Gäste. Es gibt kein Recht auf Hilfe für die Zivilgesellschaft in anderen Ländern, in: Welt-Sichten, August (8), 8–9, www.welt-sichten.org/(...).

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The Nuclear Taboo, Battlestar Galactica, and the Real World | 2016

Fey, Marco/Poppe, Annika Elena/Rauch, Carsten (2016): The Nuclear Taboo, Battlestar Galactica, and the Real World. Illustrations from a Science-Fiction Universe, in: Security Dialogue, 47:4, 348–365, DOI: 10.1177/0967010616643212.

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From Closing Space to Contested Spaces | 2015

Wolff, Jonas/Poppe, Annika Elena (2015): From Closing Space to Contested Spaces. Re-assessing Current Conflicts over International Civil Society Support, PRIF Report No. 137, Frankfurt/M.

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Freedom Fighter versus Civilian Power | 2014

Poppe, Annika Elena/Woitschach, Bentje/Wolff, Jonas (2014): Freedom Fighter versus Civilian Power. An ideal-type comparison of US and German conceptions of democracy promotion, in: Wolff, Jonas/Spanger, Hans-Joachim/Puhle, Hans-Jürgen (eds), The Comparative International Politics of Democracy Promotion, London: Routledge, 37-60, https://www.routledge.com/(...).

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The Normative Challenge of Interaction | 2013

Poppe, Annika Elena/Wolff, Jonas (2013): The Normative Challenge of Interaction. Justice Conflicts in Democracy Promotion, in: Global Constitutionalism, 2:3, 373-406, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/S204538171200024X.

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The Normative Challenge of Interaction | 2012

Poppe, Annika Elena/Wolff, Jonas (2012): The Normative Challenge of Interaction. Justice Conflicts in Democracy Promotion, PRIF Working Papers No. 12, Frankfurt/M.

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"Freiheitskämpfer" versus "Zivilmacht": Die USA und Deutschland im idealtypischen Vergleich | 2012

Wolff, Jonas/Poppe, Annika Elena/Woitschach, Bentje (2012): "Freiheitskämpfer" versus "Zivilmacht": Die USA und Deutschland im idealtypischen Vergleich, in: Wolff, Jonas/Spanger, Hans-Joachim/Puhle, Hans-Jürgen (Hg.), Zwischen Normen und Interessen. Demokratieförderung als internationale Politik. Studien der Hessischen Stiftung Friedens- und Konfliktforschung Bd. 20, Baden-Baden: Nomos, 49-76, https://www.nomos-elibrary.de/(...).

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Quo vadis, Obama? | 2011

Annika Elena Poppe, Quo vadis, Obama? US-amerikanische Demokratieförderpolitik nach dem Kalten Krieg, HSFK-Report Nr. 2/2011, Frankfurt/M.

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Whither to, Obama? | 2010

Annika E. Poppe, Whither to, Obama? U.S. Democracy Promotion after the Cold War, PRIF Report No. 96, Frankfurt/M., 2010.

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Other professional activities

2018-2019 Member of the German-American Dialogue of the Next Generation: Global Responsibility, Joint Engagement (2018/2019)
since 2016 Member of the Research Network The International Consortium on Closing Civic Space (iCon)
2015-2017 Equal Opportunities Commissioner at PRIF
since 2015 Member of the Research Network External Democracy Promotion (EDP)