Dr. Olga Gushchina

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Email: olga.gushchina

Room: C2014

Curriculum vitae

Since 2022 Guest Researcher in Institut of Political Science in Hagen FernUniversity
2019-2021 Federal Chancellor Research Fellow, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
Research Project „Democratic governance at local level: building a communication bridge”
2014-07/2019 Associate Professor at The North-West Institute of management of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration and St. Petersburg Institute of External Economic Relations, Economics and Law
2012-2019 Scientific Assistent of Deputy, St. Petersburg Legislative Assembly
2007-2011 PhD in political sciences, St. Petersburg State University
PhD Thesis: Contemporary Radical Political Parties in Western Europe: comparative analysis
2009 Trainee, Directorate General for Democracy, Council of Europe, Strasbourg, France
2007-2008 Expert at IPA CIS International Institute for Democracy Development Monitoring
2002-2007 Specialist in European Studies, St. Petersburg Institute of External Economic Relations, Economics and Law

Research Focus

  • Democracy
  • Political participation
  • Radical and populist political parties in Europe
02.11.2022