Members

Directors

Fernando Casal Bértoa 

Director

  • Associate Professor in Comparative Politics
  • School of Politics and International Relations – University of Nottingham
  • Research interests: political party (funding) regulation, party (system) institutionalization, democracy promotion, qualitative methods

Tim Haughton

Director

  • Reader (Senior Associate Professor) in European Politics
  • Department of Political Science and International Studies – University of Birmingham
  • Research interests: campaigning, party politics in Central and Eastern Europe, politics of Slovakia, Slovenia and the Czech Republic

Deputy directors

William T. Daniel

Deputy directors

  • Assistant Professor in Comparative Politics
  • School of Politics and International Relations – University of Nottingham
  • Research interests: political parties, legislatures, European Union

Nic Cheeseman

Deputy directors

  • Professor of Democracy and International Development 
  • International Development Department – University of Birmingham
  • Research interests: elections and electoral manipulation, political parties and modes of mobilisation, corruption and how to prevent it, democracy and processes of democratisation

Academic members

Daniele Albertazzi

Professor of Politics

  • Department of Politics, Centre for Britain and Europe – University of Surrey
  • Keywords: populism, radical right, party organisation, political activism

Oscar Barberà

Associate Professor

  • Department of Constitutional Law and Political Science – University of Valencia
  • Research interests: political parties, political elites, digitalisation, decentralisation

Neema Begum

Assistant Professor in British Politics

  • School of Politics and International Relations – University of Nottingham
  • Research interests: race, voting behaviour, political attitudes and representation

Esmeralda V. Bon 

Research Associate DiCED

  • University of Manchester
  • Research interests: digital campaigning and electoral democracy

Patricia Correa Vila

Lecturer in Politics and International Relations

  • School of Languages and Social Sciences – Aston University, Birmingham
  • Research interests: political parties, party members, Spanish politics

Omar de la Cruz Carrillo

Assistant Professor in-Residence

  • Metropolitan Autonomous University, Campus Iztapalapa (UAM-I), Mexico and Western Institute of Technology and Higher Education (ITESO), Mexico
  • Research interests: electoral justice, gender quotas, Latin American politics, political parties, Mexican elections

Hugo Drochon 

Assistant Professor in Political Theory

  • School of Politics and International Relations – University of Nottingham
  • Research interests: elites, democracy, populism, conspiracy theories

Kevin Fahey

Assistant Professor in Political Science

  • School of Politics and International Relations – University of Nottingham
  • Research interests: quantitative methods, parties and elections, subnational politics, conscription and conflict

Steven Fielding

Professor of Political History

  • School of Politics and International Relations – University of Nottingham
  • Research interests: British Labour party, British political culture

Don S. Lee 

Assistant Professor

  • Graduate School of Governance and Department of Public Administration – Sungkyunkwan University
  • Research interests: political economy of institutions, comparative regime types, elections and parties in democracy, Asian politics

Caitlin Milazzo

Professor of Politics and Head of School

  • School of Politics and International Relations – University of Nottingham
  • Research interests: electoral behaviour, British politics, and political campaigning

Scott Moser

Associate Professor

  • School of Politics and International Relations – University of Nottingham
  • Research interests: quantitative methods, legislative institutions, voting

Kyriaki Nanou 

Associate Professor in European politics and Director of Centre of Institutions and Political Behaviour (CIPB)

  • Associate Professor in European politics and Director of Centre of Institutions and Political Behaviour (CIPB)
  • School of Government and International Affairs – Durham University
  • Research interests: comparative politics, European Union politics, electoral and party politics

Juan Rodríguez Teruel

PDI-Titular d’Universitat

  • Constitutional Law, Political and Administrative Sciences – Universitat de Valencia
  • Research interests:

Jonathan Rose

Associate Professor in Politics and Research Methodology

  • Associate Professor in Politics and Research Methodology
  • Leicester Castle Business School – De Montfort University Leicester
  • Research interests: corruption, governance, public attitudes, quantitative methods

Lise Storm

Senior Lecturer in Middle East Politics

  • Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies – University of Exeter
  • Research interests: political parties, democratization and authoritarian resilience/upgrading, primarily in the Middle East and North Africa

Siim Trumm

Associate Professor in Politics

  • School of Politics and International Relations – University of Nottingham
  • Research interests: campaigning, political participation, public opinion and British politics

Cees van der Eijk

Professor of Social Science Research Methods

  • School of Politics and International Relations – University of Nottingham
  • Research interests: comparative electoral research, public opinion, democratic theory, methodology, knowledge graphs

Annemarie Walter 

Assistant Professor

  • School of Politics and International Relations – University of Nottingham
  • Research interests: party strategy, election campaigns, political scandals, public opinion

David C.W. Parker

Assistant Professor

  • Professor and head of political science at Montana State University
  • Research interests: legislatures and politics of rurality, primarily in the US and the UK

PGR members

Ian Collins

Doctoral Researcher

  • School of Politics and International Relations – University of Nottingham
  • Research interests: liberalism, populism, Russian Opposition in Western press

Manuel Hernández – González

Doctoral Researcher

  • School of Politics and International Relations – University of Nottingham
  • Research interests: quality of democracy, government alternation, presidential power, Latin American political systems

Nora Leach

ESRC DTP PhD Candidate

  • School of Politics and International Relations – University of Nottingham
  • Research interests: public administration, politicisation of bureaucracy, islands of excellence, democratisation, europeanisation

Lewis Scott

Doctoral Researcher

  • School of Politics and International Relations – University of Nottingham
  • Research interests: Political marketing, social media, political branding, British politics

Anna Silander

Doctoral Researcher

  • School of Politics and International Relations – University of Nottingham
  • Research interests: radical right-wing populism
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