Justine Marienfeldt

Justine Marienfeldt, M.A.

Research Associate


Campus Griebnitzsee
House 7
Room 3.07.218


consulting hours
by arrangement


Since August 2019
Research Associate at the Chair for Political Science, Public Administration and Organisation at the University of Potsdam

Temporary Lecturer in the study program Master of Public Administration (MPA), Berlin School of Economics and Law

Guest Lecturer at the Faculty of Political, Administrative and Communication Sciences at the Babeș-Bolyai-University in Cluj, Romania (Erasmus+)

Research Assistant at the German Center for Higher Education and Science Studies

Internship at Department of Research of the Governing Mayor of Berlin - Senate Chancellery

M.A. Public Policy & Management at the University of Potsdam and the Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University in Georgia

Research Assistant at the Chair for Political Science, Public Administration and Organisation and the Chair of Public and Nonprofit Management at the University of Potsdam

Internship at the German Eastern Business Association

B.Sc. Business Administration, Political Science and Public Administration at the University of Potsdam and the University of Warsaw in Poland

Research interests

  • Digital transformation of public administration
  • Organisational change
  • Comparative Public Administration, particularly Eastern Europe
  • Civil service systems
  • Knowledge and expertise in public administration

Awards & Publications

Best Poster Award at the N3GZ-Junior Network on E-Government meeting in the category of methodologically most convincing project for the Master thesis project on „The Three Paths to E-Government Success – A Fuzzy-Set Qualitative Comparative Analysis of the Institutional and Organizational Conditions for E-Service Availability among EU Member States

Marienfeldt, J. (2018). Quality Management in Nonprofit-Organisations: a micro-political analysis using the example of the worker's Welfare Association Berlin (Series of publications on Public and Nonprofit Management, Volume 22). Potsdam. 

Conference presentations

(2020): Marienfeldt, J.:  Public Personnel in Digital Local Government. 13th Annual Meeting of the Forum of Early Career Researchers in Political Sciences, Public Administration, and Policy Research (FoJus) „The Future of Public Administration, the Public Administration of the Future", Helmut-Schmidt-University, Germany, 27 and 28 February 2020. The abstract of the speech can be found here.


Summer term 2020
“Understanding public administration – theoretical foundations and empirical research“

„Politics and public administration“ (Berlin School of Economics and Law)

Winter term 2019/20
„Introduction into scientific work in political and administrative science“

“Digital government in Germany” (Babeș-Bolyai-University in Cluj, Romania)