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"You are not there for the research design, the research design is there for you."

What should you do - and what not to do - when developing a research design?

Dr Nele Kortendiek (Zeppelin University, Chair of International Relations) spoke in an interview with the Young Journal of European Affairs about the relevance and criteria when selecting research designs and methods in research.

In addition to the methodological approach, she provides insights into her current research on civil society contestation of international organizations (IOs) and demonstrates the guidance for methodology selection on the approaches she chose.