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B.J.J. Leruth, PhD

Assistant Professor
B.J.J. Leruth, PhD
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Education

2011-2014

Ph.D. in Politics, University of Edinburgh (United Kingdom)

2010-2011

LL.M. in European Law, University of Kent (United Kingdom)

2007-2010

BA in Political Science, University of Namur (Belgium)

Employment

2019 – present

University of Groningen, the Netherlands

Assistant Professor in European Politics and Society

2017-2019

Institute for Governance & Policy Analysis, University of Canberra, Australia

Assistant Professor in Politics and Public Administration

Director of the Master of Public Administration

2015-2017

University of Kent, United Kingdom

Post-doctoral Research Associate, School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research (SSPSSR) - Welfare States Futures: Our Children's Europe (WelfSOC)

Project Leader: Prof. Peter Taylor-Gooby

2014-2015

University of Bath, United Kingdom

Teaching Fellow in French and European Politics, Department of Politics, Languages and International Studies (PoLIS)

2013-2014

University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Associate Lecturer in Politics and International Relations 

2012-2013

ARENA Centre for European Studies, University of Oslo, Norway

Visiting researcher


Editorships:

  • Symposium Editor, Journal of Common Market Studies, forthcoming 2019 (with Stefan Gänzle and Jarle Trondal)
  • Special Issue Editor, Social Policy & Administration 52(4), 2018 (with Peter Taylor-Gooby and Heejung Chung)
  • Special Issue Editor, Journal of European Public Policy 22(6), 2015 (with Christopher Lord)
  • Assistant Editor, Journal of Contemporary European Research, 2012-2013

Professional affiliations:

  • Member of the University Association for Contemporary European Studies (UACES) since 2012
  • Elected committee member and communications officer for the UACES Graduate Forum, 2012-2014
  • Member of the UK Political Science Association (PSA) since 2014
  • Co-director of the PSA French Politics group, 2015-2017

Service:

  • Manuscript reviewer for West European Politics; Journal of European Public Policy; Journal of Common Market Studies; International Political Science Review; Representation; Journal of Contemporary European Research; Political Studies Review; Scandinavian Political Studies; Acta Politica; Comparative Political Studies
  • Peer reviewer for the Czech Science Foundation and the British Economic & Social Research Council (ESRC).

Selected media contributions

 

  • The Telegraph (United Kingdom) on the European Parliament Elections, April 2019
  • Slovenian Press Agency (STA) on Euroscepticism and populism, September 2018
  • Sydney Morning Herald (Australia) on the French Presidential Elections, June 2017
  • BBC Radio Four on the French Presidential Elections, May 2017
  • Radio France Internationale (RFI, France) on Brexit, October 2017
  • ABC RN Breakfast (national radio, Australia) on the UK Independence Party and Brexit, July 2016
  • Vers L’Avenir (national newspaper, Belgium) on Brexit, June 2016 
  • La Une, RTBF (national television, Belgium) on Brexit, June 2016
  • La Première, RTBF (national radio, Belgium) on Brexit, June 2016
  • Heart (national radio, United Kingdom) on Brexit, June 2016
  • International Business Times (online news website, United States) on Brexit and the London Mayor Elections, May 2016
  • The Scotsman (national newspaper, United Kingdom) on the Paris Attacks, November 2015
  • Kent Magazine (regional newspaper, United Kingdom) on the Paris Attacks, November 2015
  • KMFM (regional radio, United Kingdom) on the Paris Attacks, November 2015
  • BBC World Service (international radio, United Kingdom): "Why do we need the State?" (with Timothy Snyder and Adrian Wooldridge) October 2015
  • STV (Scottish national TV, United Kingdom) on the Nordic Welfare State and the debate on Scottish independence, February 2014
Last modified:05 September 2019 10.17 a.m.

Contact information

Oude Kijk in 't Jatstraat 26
9712 EK Groningen
The Netherlands

Chair group European Politics and Society

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