Jens Maesse, Assistant Professor (PD Dr. habil.), Department of Sociology, University of Giessen. Research focus: discourse analysis, sociology of science and education, economic sociology and political economy. His publications include: “Globalization strategies and the economics dispositive. Insights from Germany and the UK”, Historical Social Research 43(3), 120-146 (2018). “The elitism dispositif. Hierarchization, discourses of excellence and organisational change in European economics”, Higher Education 73, 909-927 (2017).