Henrik Schober

Course Coordinator and Instructor

Henrik Schober is head editor of the Journal for Political Consulting and Policy Advice. In addition, he holds positions as Coordinator of Customised Education and as Research Associate for Communication in Politics and Civil Society at the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin.

Henrik obtained a Master’s degree in Political Science and Sociology from the University of Heidelberg and was appointed Democracy Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School’s Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation. His research focusses on political communication, participatory governance and democratic innovations; his latest publication is the edited volume “The Governance of Large-Scale Projects – Linking Citizens and the State” (Nomos, 2013, co-edited with Andrea Römmele). He has also served on expert commissions of government bodies and think tanks.



Governance & Policy Advice: How Political Decisions Come to Life