RC02 - Political Elites

 

Chair

Heinrich Best, University of Jena
heinrich.best@uni-jena.de

University of Jena
Carl-Zeiss-Street 2
Jena, Thueringen 07743
Germany

Tel: 00493641945540
Fax: 00493641945542

 

Vice-Chair

Maurizio Cotta, University of Siena
cotta@unisi.it

via Mattioli 10
University of Siena
Siena, Siena I-53100
Italy

Tel: +390577235299
Fax: +39-577-298 754

 

Secretary

Ursula Hoffmann-Lange, Otto-Friedrich-Universität Bamberg
ursula.hoffmann-lange@uni-bamberg.de

Otto-Friedrich-Universität Bamberg
Westendstr. 60
Dietzenbach, Hesse 63128
Germany

Tel: +49 6074 23226
Fax: +49 6074 2113762

 

Officers

Prof. Patrick Dumont, University of Luxemburg
Dr. Jérôme Heurtaux, IRMC (Institut de recherche sur le Maghreb contemporain), Tunisia
Prof. Hennie Kotzé, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
Prof. Julian Navarro, Université Catholique de Lille, France
Dr. Elena Semenova, Free University Berlin, Germany
Prof. Pedro Tavares de Almeida, Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal
Dr. Juan Rodríguez Teruel, University of Valencia, Spain
Peter Tunkis, Ohio State University, USA
Dr. Lars Vogel, University of Jena, Germany

 

Advisory Board Members

Prof. Jean-Pascal Daloz, University of Strasbourg, France
Prof. Oxana Gaman-Golutvina, Moscow State Institute of International Relations, Russia
Prof. John Higley, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Prof. Jan Pakulski, University of Tasmania, Australia

 

Background

Recognised as research committee in 1972.

 

Objectives

Facilitates the research plans and scholarly communication of political scientists whose studies focus on the recruitment and performance of elites in political life; it seeks to undertake the gathering and interpretation of empirical evidence through a variety of research strategies and conceptual approaches. The committee gives priority to comparative analysis.

 

Web Site

http://rc02.ipsa.org/