Felix Schenuit, M.A.

Felix Schenuit, M.A.

Research Division: EU/Europe
Visiting Fellow


Since 2019: PhD student, Center for Sustainable Society Research & DFG- Cluster of Excellence ‘Climate, Climate Change, and Society’ (CLICCS), University of Hamburg Hamburg

2020: Visiting Researcher, Climate and Energy College, School of Earth Sciences, University of Melbourne, Australia

2016 – 2018: Research Assistant, FG EU/Europe and FG Globale Issues

2013 – 2016: M.A. in Political Management, Public Policy and Public Administration, NRW School of Governance, University of Duisburg-Essen

2015: Institut d'Études Politiques, Sciences Po Lille

2010 – 2013: B.A. in Social Sciences/ Political Science, University of Bielefeld

SWP Publications (selection):

Oliver Geden, Felix Schenuit

Unconventional Mitigation

Carbon Dioxide Removal as a New Approach in EU Climate Policy

SWP Research Paper 2020/RP 08, June 2020, 35 Pages


Oliver Geden, Felix Schenuit

Climate Neutrality as Long-term Strategy

The EU’s Net Zero Target and Its Consequences for Member States

SWP Comment 2019/C 33, August 2019, 4 Pages


Nicolai von Ondarza, Felix Schenuit

Shadows over the European Elections

Three Scenarios for EU-sceptical Parties after the 2019 Elections

SWP Comment 2018/C 50, November 2018, 8 Pages
Susanne Dröge, Felix Schenuit

EU Trade and Climate Policy Linkages

Potentials in Times of Repositioning

SWP Comment 2018/C 16, April 2018, 8 Pages

External Publications (selection):

Felix Schenuit, Rebecca Colvin, Mathias Fridahl, Barry McMullin, Andy Reisinger, Daniel L. Sanchez, Stephen M. Smith, Asbjørn Torvanger, Anita Wreford, Oliver Geden

Carbon Dioxide Removal Policy in the Making: Assessing Developments in 9 OECD Cases

in: Frontiers in Climate 3:638805, March 2021
Stefan C. Aykut, Emilie d’Amico, Jan Klenke, Felix Schenuit

The accountant, the animator, and the admonisher: Global climate governance in transition

in: CSS Working Paper Series No. 1, February 2020


Felix Schenuit, Larissa Koch, Michael Jakob

Markets for Public Attention at the Interface of Climate Science and Policy Making

in: Environmental Communication, Vol. 14, 2020, pp. 1-5


Erik Brandes, Nicolai von Ondarza, Felix Schenuit

Direct Democracy in Germany

in: Steven Blockmans, Sophia Russack (eds.): Direct Democracy in the EU: The Myth of Citizens‘ Union, Rowman & Littlefield International, London 2018, pp. 230–245.

Working Papers of the Research Division (selection):

Annegret Bendiek, Milena Geogios, Philip Nock, Felix Schenuit, Laura von Daniels

EU-Canada relations on the rise

Mutual interests in security, trade and climate change

Working Paper 2018/ Nr. 03, October 2018, 15 Pages

In the Media/ »Point of View« (selection):

SWP Comments

Paweł Tokarski, Alexander Wiedmann
The Corona Debt Conundrum in the Eurozone

Limits to Stabilisation by Monetary Policy and the Search for Alternatives

Raphael Bossong
The Next Steps for EU Counterterrorism Policy

Evolving Threats of Jihadism, Right-wing Extremism, and Transatlantic Cooperation

SWP Research Papers

Eckhard Lübkemeier
Standing on Our Own Feet?

Opportunities and Risks of European Self-Defence

Peter Becker
A European Economic Policy in the Making

Success with Modest Means