Helena Hirschler

Helena Hirschler

Advisor to the Executive Director

Contact

E-Mail: hirschler @hsfk .de

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CV

since 2021Advisor to the Executive Director at PRIF
20202021Consultant in the Department for Digitalization, Elections and Social Engagement, Hessian State Agency for Civic Education
20172020Freelancer for the Hessian State Agency for Civic Education
20172020Master’s degree in International Studies/Peace and Conflict Studies, Goethe University Frankfurt/M.
2015

Semester abroad at CEU San Pablo, Madrid

20132017 Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Journalism and Communication Sciences, Freie Universität Berlin
20122013 Participation in the development policy volunteer program “weltwärts” by the Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development in Mexico

Expertise

Helena Hirschler is working on the following issues:

  • Asylum and Migration Law (with a focus on Germany and the EU)
  • Gender and Flight

Publications

Der gender bias im internationalen Flüchtlingsschutz: Besonderer Schutzbedarf trifft auf ungleiche Zugänge | 2022

Hirschler, Helena (2022): Der gender bias im internationalen Flüchtlingsschutz: Besonderer Schutzbedarf trifft auf ungleiche Zugänge, PRIF Blog, 30.6.2022.

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Lebendiger Demokratieort Paulskirche! | 2022

Deitelhoff, Nicole/Hirschler, Helena (2022): Lebendiger Demokratieort Paulskirche!, in: Beule, Peter (Hg.), Demokratie erlebbar machen – aber wie? Die Frankfurter Paulskirche und das „Haus der Demokratie“ als Herausforderung und Chance, (Bd. 14), Bonn: Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, 18–28, http://library.fes.de/pdf-files/adsd/18943.pdf.

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Flüchtlingsschutz muss Grenzschutz weichen: Zum Vorschlag der EU-Kommission zur Reform des Schengen-Systems | 2022

Hirschler, Helena (2022): Flüchtlingsschutz muss Grenzschutz weichen: Zum Vorschlag der EU-Kommission zur Reform des Schengen-Systems, PRIF Blog, 17.1.2022.

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Populist Radical Right Parties and the Securitisation of Asylum Policy | 2021

Hirschler, Helena (2021): Populist Radical Right Parties and the Securitisation of Asylum Policy, in: Journal on Ethnopolitics and Minority Issues in Europe, 20:1, 104–143, https://doi.org/10.53779/MJYM3820.

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Other professional activities

since 2021Member of the Advisory Board, “Junge Akademie Frankfurt”
since 2020Member of the Editorial Board, “PolisReflects – Journal für internationale Beziehungen”
since 2020

Counselor for Asylum and migration, Amnesty International Frankfurt/M.

20192020

Co-spokesperson, Amnesty International University Group, Frankfurt/M.