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Department of Political Science

Lucas Leemann

Lucas Leemann, Prof. Dr.

  • Associate Professor / Ausserordentlicher Professor
  • Appointments via email / Termine via E-Mail
+41 44 634 54 53
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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, historical political economy, representation, direct democracy, political participation, survey research and data science

Transversal research priorities at the IPZ

  • Democracy and Democratization


V-Nr Course Start / End Date Lecturers Room
from 19 Sep 2024
to 19 Dec 2024
Thu 12:30-14:00 Lucas Thomas Leemann

Publications (ZORA)

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