Oliver Kannenberg

joined IParl as a research associate in March 2018. Previous to holding this position, he supported the IParl in various tasks as a research assistant. In his Master thesis for the study programme ‘Parliamentary Questioning and Civil Society (‘Parlamentsfragen und Zivilgesellschaft’) at Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg he approached the debates on the impact of the digital transformation on society.

He has been a lecturer at the University of Halle-Wittenberg since 2021. His research and teaching activities focus on criticism of parliamentarism, parliamentary party groups (PPGs), coalition negotiations and the political systems of Southeastern Europe. His dissertation project focuses on the parliaments of the Western Balkan states.