- The Political System and Constitutional Reforms
- The Party System
- Regional Modernisation Politics and Federalisation (in Cooperation with the Università IUAV di Venezia, Dr. Francesca Gelli)
- Higher Education Reforms
- Public Services of General Interest (in Cooperation with the Hochschule für Verwaltungswissenschaft SPISA / Università degli Studi di Bologna, Dr. Daniele Donati)
Completed Research Projects
Approved Research Project funded by Third-Party Resources
"Autonomy of science and self-government in the university system"
Cooperation of Justus Liebig University, Department of Political Sciences, with the University of Perugia, Prof. Enrico Carloni, Faculty of Political Sciences. Biennial Research Project (October 2008 - September 2010), application to the Italian Ministry for Research in October 2007 (Progetto di Ricerca di Interesse Nazionale/PRIN 2007), approved in July 2008;; further parties involved (amongst others): University Valle d’Aosta (I), Catholic University of Milano (I), Universitat Obierta de Catalunya (E), Université Paul Cezanne Aix–Marseille III (F), University of Perugia; Coordination: Prof. Dr. Carlo Marzuoli (Università degli Studi di Firenze). Implementation of the sub-project in Giessen: Prof. Dr. Alexander Grasse and Carmen Ludwig, M.A.