Director, Center for West European Studies, University of Washington, 2016-.

Chair, European Studies Program, University of Washington, 2017-.

Interim Associate Director, Henry M. Jackson School, University of Washington, (2016-2017).

Chair, Curriculum Committee, Henry M. Jackson School, University of Washington, (2016-2017). Member since 2014.

Chair, M.A. Program in International Studies (2013-2015).

Member, Faculty Advisory Council JSIS (2013-2106).

Henry M. Jackson School, University of Washington. Advisory Committee, Center for Western European Studies, University of Washington. 2002 – present.

Henry M. Jackson School, University of Washington. Executive Committee, European Studies, University of Washington. 2004 – present.

Center for Communication and Civic Engagement, University of Washington. Advisory Board, 2003 – present.


Public Service 2016-2017

Speaker on Public Events

Hot Summer 2016 – Europe: Brexit, the Refugee Crisis, and Right Wing Populism

The World After Trump – November 2016

Radio Interviews: Europe, Global Reach of the Women’s March 2017, Right Wing Populism, Germany after the Elections.

Other Service

Co-Founder. Women and Politics Section of the German Political Science Association. 1992.

Co-Founder. Femina Politica (The leading German speaking academic journal on gender and politics). 1994.

Book Review Editor. Politics & Gender. APSA Journal of the Women and Politics Section, 2012-2016.

Recent reviewer for International Journal of Feminist Politics, Comparative Political Studies, Political Communication, Femina Politica, Duke University Press, Routledge, Palgrave, Cambridge University Press.

Recent project reviewer for Leibnitz Society, Israel Science foundation, German Academic Exchange Service, EWF Vienna, Flanders Research Council, Social Science Research Council.