Amanda Pridmore

Project Manager

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Amanda Pridmore is a project manager at the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi) in Berlin, where she oversees ENSURED, a three-year Horizon Europe-funded project on global governance for a world in transition. Previously, Amanda owned many of the institute’s publication, outreach and web-related projects. She also contributed to the Transatlantic Digital Debates fellowship program and was part of the editorial team for 49security. Her research interests include political communication, feminist research ethics and transitional justice.

Before joining GPPi, Amanda was a program coordinator at Global Bridges e.V., where she oversaw website management, PR coordination and managed study programs to China, Russia and multiple countries on the African continent. Previously, she worked in new audience engagement at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM) in Washington, DC, where she coordinated digital communications strategies and assisted USHMM’s Simon-Skjodt Center for the Prevention of Genocide on outreach around their modern-day genocide exhibitions. As a young professional journalist grantee of the Fulbright Program to Germany, Amanda conducted research on the project Governing Memory: the Relationship between Germany’s Political Rhetoric and the Culture of Remembrance” in cooperation with the Institut für Zeitgeschichte and Stiftung Topographie des Terrors. She has also worked as a journalist for multiple media outlets in Germany. 

Amanda is pursuing a master’s degree in international relations at Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin and Universität Potsdam. She holds a degree in political science and in philosophy from Clemson University. Her studies were supported by the State of South Carolina, the Institute of International Education and the German-American Fulbright Commission.

Languages: English, German

Areas of Expertise

Political Rhetoric


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