David Hilpert

Project: C6

Doctoral Researcher

University of Mannheim
L13,17 - Room 417
D-68161 Mannheim

Tel.: +49 (0) 621 181-3443
Fax: +49 (0) 621-181-3451
Email:  dhilpert<at>mail.uni-mannheim.de



Research Interests:

David Hilpert has completed his bachelor and master’s degrees in Political Science at the University of Mannheim, with stays abroad at the Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, and the Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA. His research focuses on theories of institutional emergence, effects and change, particularly in a European Union setting. Currently, he is particularly interested in the decision making of the European Court of Justice, and how it depends on its political environment. Furthermore, he is extremely interested in Quantitative Methods, and Philosophy of Science more generally.