Associated Project: SOLID
Short bio: Ioana-Elena Oana obtained her Ph.D. in Comparative Politics at Central European University, Budapest, where she studied policy and agenda responsiveness to collective mobilization in European democracies. During her Ph.D. she was also involved in the POLPART ERC project for which she conducted survey experimental and focus group data collection and analysis on political participation. Besides political participation, representation, and behavior, her research interests also include research methodology. She is the main developer of the R package SetMethods, one of the main software tools for conducting QCA, and has extensive experience in teaching R, research design, and QCA at various methods schools and universities (ECPR Methods Schools, University of Exeter, Lund University, Antwerp Management School, etc.).
Research Themes: Her current work in the framework of the POLCON and SOLID projects focuses on developing automated solutions for protest event analysis.
Period of Stay: May 2019 - Dec 2022
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