Jean Blondel PhD Prize

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Professor Jean Blondel – Photo ©LU Presses centre

Since October 2003, the ECPR has awarded an annual PhD prize for the best thesis in politics (broadly conceived to include International Relations, Political Theory and Public Administration) nominated by a full member institution that, with revision, could be published as an ECPR Press Monograph. The €1,000 award is presented at the Joint Sessions of Workshops in the following year.

Submissions for the 2019 Prize are now closed.

The 2019 prize Jury is:

Petra Meier, University of Antwerp (Chair)
Mary Farrell, University of Plymouth
Thomas Zittel, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt
Daniele Caramani, University of Zurich

The winner will be announced in September 2019.


"The less the power, the greater the desire to exercise it" - Bernard Levin

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