Dr. Harald Wilkoszewski

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Contact

harald.wilkoszewski [at] wzb.eu
Assistant:
Lisa Heck
fon: +49 30 25491 513
lisa.heck@wzb.eu
Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
room
A 209
Head of the Department

Short bio

Harald Wilkoszewski is Head of Communications and Spokesman of the WZB Berlin Social Science Center. He leads the Department of Communications including press, editorial and event management staff as well as staff for alumni relations and the Friends of the WZB.

Prior to this post, he was Head of the Information Centre and Brussels Office of Population Europe. He also worked as a Policy Analyst for the OECD's Education Directorate in Paris, as a Research Scientist for the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research in Rostock, and as Head of Working Group at the Berlin-based think tank Stiftung Neue Verantwortung.

Harald holds a PhD in Social Policy from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and an MA in Political Science, European Law, and Religious Science from the Ludwig Maximilian University Munich (LMU). Harald also studied at the University of Michigan/Ann Arbor (ICPSR), the University College Cork (ERASMUS), and the International Max Planck Research School for Demography (IMPRSD).

 

Op-eds, essays and blogs:

Allmendinger, Jutta und Harald Wilkoszewski (2022): Kontrapunkte in schwierigen Zeiten, WZB-Mitteilungen Nr. 175, März 2022, 65

Allmendinger, Jutta und Harald Wilkoszewski (2021): The pearl fishers, Vorwort zu "Handel's Steckenpferd. An Anglo-German Dialogue between Steffen Huck and Sir Peter Jonas", WZB-EOC Schriften Vol. 4, April 2021

Allmendinger, Jutta und Harald Wilkoszewski (2020): Ohne Druck geht es nicht. Forschung wirkt unweigerlich in Politik und Gesellschaft hinein. Daher müssen sich Wissenschaftler beharrlich in politische Diskurse einmischen, Forschung & Lehre, 10. Februar 2020

Allmendinger, Jutta und Harald Wilkoszewski (2019): Sagt was! Wissenschaft kann in diesen Zeiten nicht unpolitisch sein. Ein Plädoyer für eine gesellschaftlich engagierte Forschung, Tagesspiegel, 2. Oktober 2019

Wilkoszewski, Harald, Elke Loichinger, and Patrick Dick (2016): Turning the tables: policy and politics in an age of ageing. Population Europe Policy Insights, Blog post, 18 October 2016

Wilkoszewski, Harald (2016): That (demographic) ship has sailed: Even a 100% turnout by young Brits or lowering the voting age could not have prevented Brexit. Population Europe Policy Insights, Blog post, 5 July 2016

Wilkoszewski, Harald (2016): Daddy quotas - How Europe can help mothers and fathers. The Brussels Times, Op-Ed, 23 May 2016

Wilkoszewski, Harald (2013): What a Tangled Web We Weave: Strategies for School Improvement. educationtoday, OECD-Blog, 30 July 2013

Wilkoszewski, Harald (2010): Sozialpolitisches Überraschungsei. Berliner Republik, Ausgabe 5/2010, 41-44

 

Selected publications:

Edel, Andreas, Diana Lopez-Falcon, Emily Lines, Harald Wilkoszewski and Ann Zimmermann (2017): Forschungsnetzwerke als Öffentlichkeitskatalysatoren für die Wissenschaft. In: Stefan Selke and Annette Treibel (Eds.): Öffentliche Gesellschaftswissenschaften, Springer VS

Wilkoszewski, Harald (2017): How will ageing affect social cohesion?. In: James W. Vaupel and Andreas Edel (Eds.): Green Book Ageing Society, Population Europe

Wilkoszewski, Harald and Eli Sundby (2016): From Hard to Soft Governance in Multi-level Education Systems, European Journal of Education, doi:10.1111/ejed.12189

Wilkoszewski, Harald and Eli Sundby (2014): Steering from the Centre: New modes of Governance in Multi-level Education Systems, OECD Education Working Papers, No. 109, OECD Publishing, Paris, 35 pages

Hooge, Edith, Tracey Burns, and Harald Wilkoszewski (2012): Looking Beyond the Numbers: Stakeholders and Multiple School Accountability, OECD Education Working Papers, No. 85, OECD Publishing, Paris, 29 pages

Bengtsson ,Tommy, Jane C. Falkingham Jane C., Anne Gauthier, Nico van Nimwegen, James W. Vaupel, Harald Wilkoszewski, and Frans J. Willekens (2012): Perspectives of policy-relevant population studies, Population Europe Discussion Paper, No. 1, Berlin, 16 pages

Wilkoszewski, Harald (2011): Germany's Social Policy Challenge, London School of Economics and Political Science, 330 pages (Ph.D. dissertation)

Wilkoszewski, Harald (2009): Demographic Change - A Major Political Problem Zone, in: MaxPlanckResearch 4/2009, 5-10

Wilkoszewski, Harald (2009): Age trajectories of social policy preferences. Support for intergenerational transfers from a demographic perspective, MPIDR Working Paper WP-2009-34

Wilkoszewski, Harald and Elena Muth (2009): Demographic change and the acceptance of population-related policies. A comparison of 13 European countries, MPIDR Working Paper WP-2009-35

Wilkoszewski, Harald (2003): Die verdrängte Generation. Politische Parteien und die alterndes Gesellschaft in Deutschland, Marburg: Tectum Wissenschaftsverlag, 196 pages

 

Memberships

 

#FactoryWisskomm, Federal Ministry for Education and ResearchryWisskomm des Bundesministeriums für Bildung und Forschung
Member of the Steering CommitteeMitglied des Steering Committees · Mai 2022–He
since May 2022
Co-chair of the working group "Quality and Evaluation in Science Communication"
November 2020 to December 2021

Queermentor  QueermentorgGmbH
Digital diversity-training platform for LGBTQIA
Head of Communications (voluntary work)
since February 2022
Kommunikation · Feb. 2022–Heute

Urania Berlinania Berlin
acting Member of the Board of Trustees
since January 2022

Mitglied des Kuratoriums (i.V.) · Jan. 2022–HeutINSIGHTS Committee of the Berlin School of Economics (BSE)GHTS Committee of the Berlin School of Economics (BSE)
Member
since February 2021mber, responsible for Communications · Feb. 2021–Heute

BdKom - Bundesverband der Kommunikatoren e.V.  (Federal Association of Communications)BdKom - Bundesverband der Kommunikatorene.V.
Member, active in the working group "Science Communication"
since December 2020

Mentoring Program for International Female Scholars IFS / Universität zu Köln
Mentor
January 2020 to December 2020

Council of Advisors at Population EuropeCouncil of Advisors at Population Europe
Member
July 2012 to March 2018

glied · Dez. 2020–HBundesverband Hochschulkommunikation (Federal Association of University Communication)Bundesverband Hochschulkommunikation
Member
since April 2017

OECD GLOBE
LGBTI Association for OECD StaffOECD GLOBE (LGBTI Association for OECD Staff)
Board Member
January 2014 to January 2017

Max Planck Institute for Demographic Researchx Planck Institute for Demographic Research
Research Fellow
July 2011 to December 2014Research Fellow · Juli 2011–Dez. 2014

Max Planck Society - Population and Policy DatabaseMax Planck Society - Population and Policy Database
Member of the Scientific Advisory Board
January 2014 to Dezember 2014

Mitglied · Apr. 2017–HeuAkademie für politische Bildung Tutzing (Academy for Political Education)
Member of the Circle of Sponsors
since 2011

Bucerius Summer School on Global GovernanceBucerius Summer School on Global Governance
Fellow and Alumnus
since August 2006Aug. 2006–Heute

Munich European ForumMunich European Forum
Member of the Academic Council
since October 2004

Deutsche Vereinigung für Demografie (DGD, German Assocation for Demography)Deutsche Vereinigung für Demografie (DGD)
Member
since January 2004Mitglied · Jan. 2004–Heute

Deutsche Vereinigung für Politikwissenschaft (DVPW, German Association for Political Science)Deutsche Vereinigung für Politikwissenschaft (DVPW)
Member
since November 2003

 

CV

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Foto Harald Wilkoszewski
WZB/David Ausserhofer

Contact

harald.wilkoszewski [at] wzb.eu
Assistant:
Lisa Heck
fon: +49 30 25491 513
lisa.heck@wzb.eu
Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
room
A 209