Affiliation: University of Surrey, UK
Keywords: Public opinion, Political behaviour, Populism, Political extremism, Democratic challenges
Steven M. Van Hauwaert is currently an Assistant Professor (Lecturer) in Comparative Politics at the University of Surrey. He is the principal investigator of the Global Public Opinions Project and a team leader for Team Populism. His academic contributions have appeared in leading journals such as Acta Politica, Comparative European Politics, Electoral Studies, European Journal of Political Research, European Political Science Review, European Societies, Journal of European Integration, Politics, West European Politics, amongst others. He is also an associate editor for the ECPR’s open-access journal Political Research Exchange and the Methods and Measurement section of the open-access journal Frontiers in Political Science. His overall research relates to comparative political behaviour and public opinion particularly in Western Europe and Latin America, as well as populism and political extremism.