Hermine Van Coppenolle

Credits: Eduard Delputte

Hermine Van Coppenolle is a PhD student with the Ghent Institute for International and European Studies. She holds a master in EU-Studies from Ghent University and was awarded the Marthe Versichelenprijs for her thesis in 2020. 

Her research focuses on international climate policy and climate ambition, taking a closer look at the Paris Agreement, its institutional design, and its participants. 

Research interests

  • Global climate governance
  • The 2015 Paris Agreement
  • Content analysis

GIES research areas


  • Methods in political science - Module Content Analysis