Short Bio: Swen Hutter studied Political Science, Communication Science and International Law at the Universities of Zurich and Växjö (Sweden), and holds a PhD in Political Science from the University of Munich. His dissertation involves a comparative study of protest politics in six West European countries and won the best dissertation price of the Munich University Society. So far, his work has appeared in the Austrian Journal of Political Science, the Journal of European Integration, the Journal of Common Market Studies, the Swiss Political Science Review, and West European Politics. Furthermore, Swen Hutter co-authored a book with Hanspeter Kriesi et al. on Political Conflict in Western Europe (Cambridge University Press, 2012) and his revised dissertation on Protesting Culture and Economics in Western Europe is published with the University of Minnesota Press (2014). Since April 2014, Hutter is hired as a research fellow on the POLCON ERC Advanced Grant under the supervision of Hanspeter Kriesi.
Research Themes: Political conflict, social movements, political parties, and European integration.
Period of stay: April 2014 - February 2019
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