Profilbild Goerres Prof Dr Achim 2021

​​Professur für Empirische Politikwissenschaft


Services to the profession

  • Ad-hoc journal reviewer for international and German journals, see my Publons homepage
  • Ad-hoc reviewer for Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, Alexander-von-Humboldt-Stiftung, Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst, state NRW, Swiss Federal Ministry of Education and Science the Estonian Research Council (further inquiries by the Flemish and Hungarian Research Councils declined during paternal leave)
  • Ad-hoc reviewer for international publishers Palgrave Macmillan and Wiley
  • Member of the advisory board of the journal Representation

Services to the University of Duisburg-Essen

  • (Since 9/2014) Chair of the priority research area “Transformation of Contemporary Societies”
  • (Since 04/2018) Deputy Chair of the Institute of Political Science
  • (Since 01/2014) University representative to the European Consortium for Political Research
  • (since 10/2012) Member of the exam board for the Master programme TuV and BA Political Science
  • (04/2012 – 03/2013) Head of the exam board for the expired programme Diplom-Sozialwissenschaften