Southern European Politics

Standing Group

Established 1992

Number of members: 382

Convenor

  • Susannah Verney (University of Athens)
  • Marco Maraffi (Università degli Studi di Milano)

Steering Committee

  • Myrto Tsakatika (University of Glasgow)
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The Southern European Politics Standing Group's focus covers Greece, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Cyprus, Malta and Turkey. The Standing Group is interdisciplinary, covering all the social sciences and attracts colleagues at all stages of their professional career, including established scholars, PhD candidates and post-doctoral researchers. The Standing Group’s activities include: maintaining a register of researchers working on Southern Europe; acting as a forum for networking among members; acting as a channel for publicity for research activities relevant to South European studies; and contributing to the activities of the ECPR.

Aims & Objectives

The Group aims to attract colleagues at all stages of their professional career, including established scholars, PhD candidates and post-doctoral researchers.

Activities

The Standing Group’s activities include:

  • Maintaining a register of researchers working on Southern Europe;
  • Acting as a forum for networking among members;
  • Acting as a channel for publicity for research activities relevant to South European studies;
  • Contributing to the activities of the ECPR through encouraging and overseeing Workshops at the Joint Sessions and Sections and Panels at the ECPR General Conference.

"Aristocracies … may preserve themselves longest, but only democracies, which refresh their ruling class, can expand" - Hugh Trevor-Roper


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