Team

Principal Investigators

Maurits J. Meijers

Maurits is an Assistant Professor of Comparative Politics at the Department of Political Science at Radboud University in Nijmegen, the Netherlands.

He holds a PhD in Political Science (graduated with a summa cum laude) at the Hertie School of Governance, Berlin. His PhD dissertation focused on the impact of Eurosceptic challenger parties on mainstream parties’ EU attitudes toward European integration in Western Europe. Other research interests include questions concerning responsiveness and agenda-setting in European Union Politics as well as the role populism and political radicalism and populism in European democracies.

Find him on his personal websiteGoogle Scholar, ResearchGate, Twitter and the Radboud University website.

Contact Maurits via email: m.meijers@fm.ru.nl

Andrej Zaslove

Andrej is an Assistant Professor of Comparative Politics at the Department of Political Science at Radboud University in Nijmegen, the Netherlands.

Andrej’s research examines populism and political parties. He focuses on measuring populism (citizens’ attitudes), on populism and democracy, on populism and foreign policy, on populism and gender, and on the influence of populism on party systems.

Find him on Google Scholar, ResearchGate and the Radboud University website.

Contact Andrej via email: a.zaslove@fm.ru.nl

Research Assistants

Margot Daris

Margot is a Master’s student in Comparative Politics and Human Geography at Radboud University in Nijmegen, the Netherlands.

Loran de Hollander

Loran is a Master’s student in Comparative Politics and International Political Economy at Radboud University in Nijmegen, the Netherlands.

Lars Stevenson

Lars is a Master’s student in Comparative Politics, Public Administration and Society at Radboud University in Nijmegen, the Netherlands.