Lucas Leemann

Lucas Leemann, Prof. Dr.

Ausserordentlicher Professor

Phone: +41 44 634 54 53

Curriculum vitae

Lucas Leemann studied Political Science and Economics at the University of Bern and the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill. After a short visit at the Center for Applied Statistics at Washington University St. Louis he studied at Columbia University where he graduated with a PhD in 2014. He held the position of lecturer for quantitative methods at University College London and then joined the University of Essex as a reader. In January 2018 he joined the University of Zurich and was promoted in 2021 and is now Extraordinarius for Comparative Politics & Empirical Democracy Research.

Research Focus

Comparative politics, comparative political economy, historical political economy, representation, direct democracy, data science, survey methodology.





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