Wolfgang Drechsler

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Wolfgang
Drechsler

Professor of Governance, Ragnar Nurkse Department, Tallinn University of Technology

Center Associate

Wolfgang Drechsler is Professor of Governance at Tallinn University of Technology’s Ragnar Nurkse Department. He has a Ph.D. from the University of Marburg and an Honorary Doctorate from Corvinus University Budapest. In civil service, he has been Advisor to the President of Estonia, Executive Secretary with the German Wissenschaftsrat during German Reunification, and, as an APSA Congressional Fellow, Senior Legislative Analyst in the United States Congress.

Expertise
Public Administration
Technology
and Innovation; Non-Western PA
especially Confucian and Buddhist; Public Management Reform generally; e-Governance; Municipal Autonomy; Academic Administration; Southeast and East Asia; Central and Eastern Europe
Current Project
“From virtual to digital: Estonian transformations of the nation state, 1918-2018”

Education

Dr. habil.
, Governance
, University of Tartu