Prof. dr. Nicolas Bouteca

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Nicolas Bouteca is an associate professor at the Department of Political Sciences of Ghent University. He teaches a number of introductory and specialized courses in the master and bachelor ‘Political Science’ such as Belgian Federalism, Introduction to Political Sciences and Contemporary Issues in Belgian Politics. His research is mainly focused on political parties with a specific interest in their election manifestos, but he is also interested in parliamentary activity of MPs and Belgian federalism.  Several articles on these subjects have been published in journals such as Party Politics, Political Studies, Regional and Federal Studies and Acta Politica. He is also the editor in chief of the journal Politics of the Low Countries.

Research focus

  • Political parties
  • Electoral manifestos
  • Parliamentary activity
  • Belgian federalism

Education

Contact

Address: Universiteitstraat 8, 9000 Ghent

Phone: + 32 9 264 67 54

Email:

Twitter: @NicolasBouteca

Publications