Dr Sara Hagemann
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Sara Hagemann is Assistant Professor at London School of Economics and Political Science, where she joined the European Institute in September 2009. In her work, Sara draws on a mix of academic and policy experience as she has held research and policy positions in Brussels, Copenhagen and London.
Sara is Head of VoteWatch.eu (www.votewatch.eu) an online initiative that monitors EU decision-makers’ voting records, and she is a frequent commentator on EU affairs in both international and national media.
Before joining LSE, Sara worked as a Policy Analyst at the Brussels-based European Policy Centre (EPC), where she was responsible for its European Integration and Citizenship programme. She has also held posts at the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), and in the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Sara completed her PhD in EU Politics at the LSE’s Government Department in 2006.
Sara's research interests include EU politics and governance, EU treaty reforms and enlargements, transparency and accountability in representative democracies.
EU421 Policy-Making in the European Union
EU435 History and Theory of European Integration