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 welcome from 16 October 2018.

The 2019 prize Jury is to be confirmed but the 2018 jury comprised:

Birgit Sauer, University of Vienna (Chair)
Mary Farrell, University of Plymouth
Petra Meier, University of Antwerp
Ferdinand Müller-Rommel, Leuphana Universität Lüneburg

The winner will be announced in September 2019.

Prize Winners

"Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety." - Benjamin Franklin

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