I am passionate about the outdoors, climbing, running, hiking, and a bit of mountaineering once in a while.

Bernese Alps, Switzerland
Red River Gorge, KY, United States
Glacier National Park, United States
Bernese Alps, Switzerland
Valais Alps, Switzerland


  • • 18 Mar 2024, Centre for Research on Social Dynamics and Public Policy, Bocconi University, Milan
  • • 14 Mar 2024, Climate Politics Workshop, Bocconi University, Milan
  • • 29 Feb 2024, Political Economy Lunch, Hertie School, Berlin
  • • 14 Dec 2023, Political Science Speaker Series, University of Stuttgart
  • • 7 Sep 2023, International Relations Speaker Series, Harvard University
  • • 22-24 Jun 2023, EPSA Annual Conference, Glasgow

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Michael M. Bechtel
Institute for Political Science and European Affairs
Cologne Center for Comparative Politics
Herbert-Lewin-Straße 2
50931 Köln
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