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About this Fellow

Political Studies Southern Europe Italy Western Europe European Union politics



Current post

  • Regius Professor of Politics, University of Essex

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer in Government, University of Essex, 1975 - 1988
  • Senior Lecturer in Government, University of Essex, 1989 - 1992
  • Professor in Government, University of Essex, 1993


Performance Politics 2009

Affluence, Austerity and Electoral Change in Britain 2013

The Political Integration of Ethnic Minorities in Britain 2013

Lawmaking and Cooperation in International Politics: The Idealist Case Re-examined 1986

Losing an Empire, Finding a Role 1990

Political Choice in Britain 2004

Other Political Studies: Political Theory, Government and International Relations Fellows

Professor Simon Hix

Comparative democratic institutions & processes, especially voting in legislatures & electoral systems; & European Union politics, especially the European Parliament & European Parliament elections.

Professor Will Kymlicka

Democracy & diversity; theories of multuculturalism & minority rights; the accomodation of ethnic, racial & religious diversity within broader theories of citizenship & human rights; animal ethics

Professor Patrick Le Galès

Public policy, & sociology of the state in Europe; European cities & great global metropolis; Economic sociology/ political economy; Great Britain

Professor Sir John Curtice

Electoral behaviour; electoral systems; social and political attitudes in Scotland in particular, Britain as a whole, and comparatively; survey research methods