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Dr. Zoe LEFKOFRIDI, Mag. MA, MAIS Associate Professor
  • Rudolfskai 42
  • 5020 Salzburg
Tel:
+43 (0) 662 / 8044-6602
Fax:
+43 (0) 662 / 8044-166
zoe.lefkofridi@sbg.ac.at

Room: 2036
Office Hours: on appointment

Zoe Lefkofridi is Associate Professor of Comparative Politics at the Department of Political Science of the University of Salzburg, which awarded her the venia docendi in Political Science and Political Sociology. She is also affiliated with the Salzburg Center of European Studies (SCEUS) of the University of Salzburg and the European Governance and Politics Programme of the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute in Florence. Zoe Lefkofridi’s research draws on normative and positive theories of democracy to empirically examine political representation in Europe. Her work appears, inter alia, in the Journal of Common Market Studies, European Union Politics, Politics and Gender, West European Politics and Oxford University Press. Prior to Salzburg Lefkofridi was Jean Monnet Fellow at the Robert Schuman Center for Advanced Studies; Max Weber Fellow at the Department of Social and Political Sciences of the European University Institute in Florence; visiting post-doctoral researcher at Stanford University and the GESIS-EUROLAB; and research fellow at the University of Vienna. She conducted her doctoral studies at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Vienna and the University of Vienna and holds degrees from the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna, the College of Europe – Bruges and the University of Athens. Zoe Lefkofridi offers introductory courses in comparative politics, as well as advanced research-led specialization seminars on political participation, the causes and consequences of unequal political representation, and national political parties' organizational and policy responses to European integration. Her courses have been nominated for the Prize of Outstanding Teaching of the University of Salzburg. She supervises projects in Comparative Politics and European Studies.

For more information see: http://www.mwpweb.eu/ZoeLefkofridi.