Martin SCHIRDEWAN : Curriculum vitae 

Original version : DE 

Curriculum vitae (The MEP is solely responsible for the information published)  
Updated: 05/12/2018 

Education (qualifications and diplomas) 

  • 1998-2003 : Studied at the Free University of Berlin
  • 2007 : Doctorate in political science

Professional career 

  • 2006-2015 : Researcher for a Member of the Bundestag belonging to DIE LINKE parliamentary group
  • 2006-2008 : Senior editor of ‘Sacco & Vanzetti’, the youth magazine of the daily newspaper Neues Deutschland
  • 2008-2014 : Coordinator of the Action Group EAST of the Conference of parliamentary party Chairs of DIE LINKE
  • 2015-2017 : Head of the office of the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation in Brussels and the Liaison Office in Athens, with responsibility for the establishment of the liaison office in Madrid
  • 11/2017 : Member of the European Parliament

Political career 

Offices held in a political party or national trade union  
  • 2012-2015 : Member of DIE LINKE party executive.
  • 2018 : Member of DIE LINKE party executive.