Dr. Sarah E. Wiliarty
Please join AICGS
for a discussion with Dr. Isabelle Kürschner, DAAD/AICGS Fellow and Research Associate at the Academy for Politics and Current Affairs at the Hanns-Seidel-Foundation, and Dr. Sarah E. Wiliarty
, Assistant Professor of Government at Wesleyan University, on "Angela Merkel's Chancellorship: Fortunate Circumstances or a Breakthrough for Female Political Leaders?
In this seminar, Isabelle Kürschner and Sarah Wiliarty
will discuss women's ascent to political leadership in the U.S. and Germany.
Dr. Sarah E. Wiliarty is an Assistant Professor of Government at Wesleyan University, where she specializes in western European politics.
Dr. Wiliarty's research
investigates how Christian Democratic parties have had to reformulate their policies in response to changing demands from women.
Dr. Wiliarty completed her Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley.