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Department of Political Science

Benjamin Schlegel

Benjamin Schlegel, Dr.

  • Postdoc
  • Sprechstunde / R Helpdesk: FS24 Mi 13:30 - 15:30 (H-343)
+41 44 634 62 08

Curriculum Vitae

Born in St. Gallen in 1989, is a Postdoc at the University of Zurich. 2016-2022 PhD in Political Science at the University of Zurich. 2014-2016 Masters in Political Science at the University of Zurich. 2012-2014 Bachelor's degree in Political Science (HF) and Business Informatics (NF) at the University of Zurich. 2013 tutor in Computer Science with Prof. Harald Gall. 2014 Assistant to Prof. Thomas Widmer. 2015 internship at NZZ Data. 2015 and 2016 tutor and assistant at the chair for methods under Prof. Marco Steenbergen. Since August 2022 Postdoc at the chair for Methods under Prof. Marco Steenbergen. His main interests are in the areas of political behaviour, Swiss politics, data journalism, methods and the statistical program R GNU.

Research area

Research Focus

Political Behaviour and teaching of R and statistics


V-Nr Course Start / End Date Lecturers Room
from 21 Feb 2024
to 29 May 2024
Wed 08:00-09:45 Benjamin Schlegel AFL-E-011
from 1 Feb 2024
to 31 Jul 2024
by arrangement Benjamin Schlegel

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