Associate Professor in Political Behavior
King's College London
I'm an Associate Professor (Reader) of Political Behavior in the Department of Political Economy of and Director of the . Prior to that, I studied and worked at the and . I've also held visiting posititions in the and .
For my research, I use (quasi) experiment to study people's experience of elections and representative democracy across countries, particularly how voters and parties react and proact to democratic institutions. Sometimes, I also attempt to contribute to methodological debates about the use of surveys and experiments in the social sciences.
Over the years, I’ve coordinated a dozen of surveys and experiments, mostly in Belgium, Canada, France, and the United Kingdom. In 2020, I also directed the , an inter-university project and a large-scale survey covering 15 Western European countries. I’ve been financially supported by the , the , and the .
I'm a political scientist by training but I frequently collaborate with economists trying to bridge the two disciplines. Political scientists would say that I'm a rational choice analyst, but economists would say that I'm behaviorist.