Andrea  Schneiker Author of Evaluating Organization Development

Andrea Schneiker

Prof. Dr.
University of Siegen

I am professor of political science with a special focus on International Relations. My research interests are: non-state actors such as NGOs and private security companies as well as intergovernmental organizations such as the UN and the EU. I am interested in questions related to security, humanitarianism, gender and migration.

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Theories of International Relations
    Non-state Actors
    Intergovernmental Organisations
    Qualitative Methods


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European Security

“Gendering” European security: policy changes, reform coalitions and opposition

Published: Feb 09, 2018 by European Security
Authors: Anne Jenichen, Jutta Joachim, Andrea Schneiker
Subjects: Gender & Intersectionality Studies

We analyze the OSCE's gender policy in the field of security and argue that reform coalitions were crucial for policy changes in the OSCE but that they encountered institutional and ideational barriers, which hampered implementation of the gender policy.

Contemporary Security Policy

Twittering for talent: Private military and security companies between business

Published: Feb 09, 2018 by Contemporary Security Policy
Authors: Jutta Joachim, Marlen Martin, Henriette Lange, Andrea Schneiker, Magnus Dau

Our content analysis of Twitter messages posted by two major United States-based companies — CACI and DynCorp International — shows that while both PMSCs amplify their business and military identities to attract the most talented personnel, they construct and communicate these identities in different ways with CACI branding itself as a sophisticated, modern, and patriotic business and DynCorp as a home-grown, traditional military provider.

Global Society

Revisiting Global Governance in Multistakeholder Initiatives: Club Governance Ba

Published: Feb 09, 2018 by Global Society
Authors: Andrea Schneiker, Jutta Joachim

We argue that cooperation in multistakeholder initiatives is shaped and conditioned by ideational prealignments of the participating actors. Such ideational prealignments are consequential, because they predetermine (1) the composition of multistakeholder forums, (2) the processes that govern these forums, (3) the results of these forums and (4) the relations among the collective actors who participate in these forums and the stakeholders they are deemed to represent.

Cambridge Review of International Affairs

External networks and institutional idiosyncrasies: the Common Security and Defe

Published: Feb 09, 2018 by Cambridge Review of International Affairs
Authors: Jutta Joachim, Andrea Schneiker, Anne Jenichen

This article analyses how the European Union integrated the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace, and Security.