Prof. Dr. Markus Jachtenfuchs

Professor of European & Global Governance

Markus Jachtenfuchs teaches European and Global Governance. After studying political science in Mainz, Paris, Berlin and Bruges, he received his PhD from the European University Institute in Florence in 1994. He worked at the Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES) and completed his post-doctoral thesis at the University of Mannheim in 1999. Before joining the Hertie School of Governance in 2006 he was Visiting Professor at the University of Greifswald and Professor of Political Science at Jacobs University Bremen. In 2010, he was the Pierre Keller Visiting Professor of Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School and the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs.

Curriculum Vitae

Markus Jachtenfuchs' curriculum vitae is available as download.


Explore selected publications by Markus Jachtenfuchs on the Hertie School Research Repository or download an overview here.

Recent Publications

  • Jachtenfuchs, M. and Krisch, N. (2016) ‘Subsidiarity in Global Governance’, Law and Contemporary Problems 79(2), available at
  • Genschel, P. and Jachtenfuchs, M. (2016) ‘More integration, less federation: the European integration of core state powers’, Journal of European Public Policy 23:1, 42-59 (with Philipp Genschel) , available at
  • (2016) The End of the Eurocrats’ Dream? Adjusting to European Diversity (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press) (co-edited with Damian Chalmers and Christian Joerges).

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Hans N. Weiler refers to the book 'The End of the Eurocrats' Dream', co-edited by Markus Jachtenfuchs and Christian Joerges (in DE).

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Some proponents of referenda see their views justified by the British vote to leave the EU. The Hertie School's Markus Jachtenfuchs explains why...

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Markus Jachtenfuchs in an interview by Stern on what to expect in Europe post-Brexit (in DE).

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Markus Jachtenfuchs discusses Europe's future after Brexit (in DE).

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New book by Hertie School professors Markus Jachtenfuchs and Christian Joerges.

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Hertie School Professor Markus Jachtenfuchs is a member of the new DFG research group.

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Hertie School Professor of European & Global Governance and PhD Director Markus Jachtenfuchs has published his newest book "Beyond the Regulatory...

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Inauguration of the PhD in Governance on 18 September with Kurt Biedenkopf and LSE Director, Craig Calhoun

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Berlin, 6 March 2012 - The Hertie School‘s new PhD in Governance is starting in September 2012. Applications for this structured doctoral programme...

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Contact Details

Andrea Derichs
Faculty Assistant to Başak Çalı and Markus Jachtenfuchs
Phone: +49 (0)30 259 219 -312
Fax: +49 (0)30 259 219 -111
Professor of European and Global Governance
Room: 2.56