Research associate

Visitor address

S4|22, Raum 307   
Landwehrstr. 48A
64293 Darmstadt      


Postal address

Dolivostr. 15
64293 Darmstadt


Stefan Meyer works as a research associate at the chair for “Political Theory and History of Ideas” headed by Prof. Dr. Dirk J√∂rke. He is a doctoral student in the DFG Research Training Group “Standards of Governance” and is writing his doctoral thesis on Robert Dahl, (Good) Governance and the Transnationalization of Democratic Theory.

Research interests

  • History of political ideas
  • Democratic Theory
  • reactionary/right-wing extremist political thought

Curriculum Vitae

Since 04/2023Research associate at the chair for “Political Theory and History of Ideas” at TU Darmstadt
02/2022-01/2023Research assistant in the BMBF project “Memes, Ideas, Strategies of Right-Wing Extremist Internet Communication” (MISRIK) at the Institute of Philosophy at TU Darmstadt
10/2019-03/2023M.A. Political Theory at Goethe University Frankfurt/Main and TU Darmstadt (Thesis: Politicised images of age and age-specific ideas of rule in the works of Plato, Aristotle, Fazy, Weber and Hayek)
10/2015-09/2019B.A. Philosophy / Sociology at Heidelberg University
09/2012-09/2015B.A. Political Science / History at Heidelberg University