Associated Researcher. Henry Milner is a specialist in political participation and political knowledge. From 2004-2005 he held the Chair in Canadian Studies at the Sorbonne, and in 2005-2006, he was Canada-US Fulbright Chair, at SUNY (Plattsburgh). From 2010 to 2016, he was a member of the International Advisory Committee of Democracy: A Citizen Perspective, at Abo Academy University, Finland. Henry is author or editor of ten books, as well as co-publisher of Inroads, the Canadian journal of opinion and policy. He has also been a visiting professor or researcher in Sweden, Australia, New Zealand, and in Canada. henry.milner(at)umontreal.ca
Ph.D. Student. Alexandra Manoliu is a Ph.D. candidate in Political Science at Université de Montréal. She has a Bachelor degree in International Relations and European Studies and a Masters degree in Political Marketing and Communication from Alexandru Ioan Cuza University in Romania. Her Masters thesis looked at new media techniques used in the presidential campaigns in the United States, France and Romania. Her main interest is in the new media and the effects of political TV shows on political knowledge and civic engagement of the audience-electorate. alexandra.manoliu(at)ymail.com
Ph.D. Student. Danielle Mayer is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Political Science at Université de Montréal. She completed her Master’s and B.A at the University of Ottawa. Her research interests include voter turnout and political socialization.
Ph.D. Student. Maxime Coulombe is a Ph.D. student in Political Science at Université de Montréal. He completed a B.A. in International Studies and a M.A. in Political Science at Université de Montréal. Maxime is interested in the mechanism linking social pressure and electoral participation. His broad research interests include electoral behavior, political socialisation and electoral reform. maxime.coulombe.1(at)umontreal.ca
Ph.D. Student. Fernando Feitosa is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Political Science at the University of Montreal. Fernando holds the Mitacs Globalink Graduate Fellowship (2015-2019). Fernando’s areas of interest are political theory and political philosophy, in particular the duty to vote. fernandofeitosaribeiro(at)gmail.com
Ph.D. Student. Semra Sevi is a Ph.D. student in political science at Université de Montréal. She completed her Masters and Honours B.A. in Political Science at the University of Toronto. Her research interests include youth voter turnout, electoral behavior and legislative behaviour of Canadian parliamentarians. semra.sevi(at)umontreal.ca
Ph.D Student. Emmanuel Heisbourg is a P.h.D student in Applied Human Sciences at Université de Montréal. He completed his Master degree in Behavioral Economics at Paris 1 La Sorbonne and his B.A in Psychology at Université Paris 8. His main research interest is the influence of music on political ideology. He is also interested in questions related to bounded rationality and altruism. emmanuelheis(at)yahoo.fr
B.A. Student. Gabrielle Péloquin-Skulski is an honours undergraduate student in Political Science at the Université de Montréal. Her research interests include electoral systems and voter turnout. gabrielle.peloquin-skulski(at)umontreal.ca