Aarhus University, Denmark

The University of Aarhus founded in 1928 is the second largest university in Denmark covering all disciplines with a strong focus on research. The university of is particularly renounced for its Faculty of Social Science – law, economics, psychology, and political science. The Department of Political Science and Government is is one of Europe's largest with 45 faculty members and 1600 students. Its research and teaching covers all subfields of political science and it continually ranked as one of the very best political science departments in Scandinavia and Northern Europe. The subsection for public policy is one of the strongest in the departments. The department's administrative staff has extensive experience with the management of external research funds including from the European Commission.

Team

Carsten Jensen

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Carsten Jensen is an associate professor at the Department of Political Science and Government, Aarhus University, Denmark. His book The Right and the Welfare State was published by Oxford University Press in 2014. His recent articles have appeared in British Journal of Political Science, Comparative Political Studies, and European Journal of Political Research, among others.

Christoph Arndt

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Christoph Arndt is postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Political Science and Government, Aarhus University, Denmark. His book The Electoral Consequences of Third Way Welfare State Reforms: Social Democracy's Transformation and its Political Costs was published by Amsterdam University Press in 2013. His recent articles have appeared in Scandinavian Political Studies, Policy and Politics, Party Politics, and World Political Science Review.

Institution name
Aarhus University
Aarhus Universitet

Institution short name
AU

Address
Nordre Ringgade 1
8000 Aarhus C, Denmark

Internet
http://ps.au.dk/