Institut for Statskundskab

Rune Stubager

Professor

Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae – Rune Stubager

July 2018

Employment

2014-

Professor, Department of Political Science, Aarhus University.

2009-2013

Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, Aarhus University.

2005-2009           

Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Aarhus University.

 

Education and research visits

2016

Visting scholar, Nuffield College, University of Oxford

2002-2005

Department of Political Science, Aarhus University, PhD in Political Science, March 2006.

2004

Visiting scholar, Department of Sociology, Indiana University, Bloomington.

1999-2002     

Department of Political Science, Aarhus University, MSc in Political Science, November 2002.

2000-2001     

Department of Government, University of Essex, MA (with distinction) in Political Behaviour, April 2002.

 

Awards and Nominations

2008             

The Rudolf Wildenmann Prize awarded by the European Consortium for Political Research for an outstanding paper presented at the European Consortium for Political Research Joint Sessions of Workshops, Helsinki 2007.

2002

The MA prize for the best student of 2000-2001, Department of Government, University of Essex.

 

Funding and Project Management

2014-

Grant for the project ‘PERSOS – Perceptions of Social Stratification and Voting’, funded by the Danish Social Science Research Council. I am main applicant and project leader.

2011-2016

Grant for the project ‘POLIS - Political Parties and Issues Strategies’, funded as a research unit by the Danish Social Science Research Council and by the Aarhus University Research Foundation, co-applicant with Christoffer Green-Pedersen, Peter Bjerre Mortensen, and Rune Slothuus.

2010-2014

Grant for the project ‘Voting in Times of Economic Crisis: The Danish Election Study 2011’ funded by the Danish Social Science Research Council. I am main applicant and project leader.

2005-2010

Grant for the project ‘Political Attitudes in Political Context’, the Danish Social Science Research Council, co-applicant with Michael Bang Petersen, Rune Slothuus, and Lise Togeby.

2005

Grant for the project ‘Danish Politics: From Class Politics to Media Politics’, the Danish Social Science Research Council, main applicant Christoffer Green-Pedersen.

2003

Grant for survey on the existence of an education cleavage in Danish Politics, the Aarhus University Research Foundation.

 

Conference Presentations

  • European Consortium for Political Research, Joint Sessions of Workshops, Edinburgh 2003.
  • Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago 2004.
  • European Consortium for Political Research, Joint Sessions of Workshops, Helsinki 2007.
  • European Consortium for Political Research, General Conference, Pisa 2007.
  • Nordic Political Science Association, Tromsø 2008.
  • American Political Science Association, Boston 2008.
  • European Consortium for Political Research, General Conference, Potsdam 2009.
  • European Consortium for Political Research, Joint Sessions of Workshops, Münster 2010.
  • Nordic Political Science Association, Vasa 2011.
  • European Consortium for Political Research, General Conference, Reykjavik 2011.
  • Conference on “Valence Politics and the Continuing Economic Crisis in Comparative Perspective,” at Texas A&M University, 2012.
  • Conference on ‘What Happened to Incumbency Voting?’, Leuven, 2012.
  • Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago 2013.
  • Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago 2014.
  • Nordic Political Science Association, Gothenburg 2014.
  • European Consortium for Political Research, General Conference, Glasgow 2014.
  • Norwegian Citizen Panel Conference, University of Bergen, 2014.
  • Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago 2015.
  • Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago 2016.
  • Nordic Political Science Association, Odense 2017.
  • Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago 2018.

 

Invited talks

  • University of Mannheim
  • University of Gothenburg
  • University of Bergen
  • Nuffield College, University of Oxford
  • University of Leuven

 

Reviewer etc.

  •  Reviewer for (among others) American Political Science Review, American Journal of Political Science, Journal of Politics, British Journal of Sociology, European Journal of Political Research, British Journal of Political Science, Political Behaviour, Political Communication, Journal of Elections, Public Opinion and Parties, Electoral Studies, Comparative Politics, Political Studies, International Journal of Press/Politics, Party Politics, Social Science Research, West European Politics, Scandinavian Political Studies, Acta Politica, European Sociological Review, European Union Politics, and Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Member of Research Foundation Flanders’ expert panel G&M4: Social, Political and Communication Sciences. The panel meets twice yearly to allocate funding to research projects ranging from PhD-level to senior research grants, 2015-
  • Member of the editorial board of Electoral Studies, 2016-
  • Project reviewer for Netherlands’ Organisation for Scientific Research, Research Foundation Flanders, Swiss National Research Foundation and the Research Foundation of the University of Bergen.
  • Editor of journal special issue on “Holdningsdannelse og eksperimentel metode” [Opinion Formation and Experimental Methods], co-editor with Michael Bang Petersen, Rune Slothuus, and Lise Togeby, Politica, 39, 1, pp. 5-86.
  • Co-editor (with Kasper Møller Hansen) of book series on Danish politics, DJØF Forlag, 2011-2018.
  • Member of the board of the Centre for Survey and Survey/Register Data (CSSR) representing the Faculty of Social Sciences, Aarhus University.
  • Member of the board of the Danish Political Science Association, 2010-2013.
  • Member of the Danish Government’s Commission on Free Speech, 2018-

 

Experience in research management

  • Head of the section on Voters, Parties and Parliament at the Annual Meeting of the Danish Political Science Association, 2009.
  • Head of the Research Section on Danish Politics, Department of Political Science, University of Aarhus, 2006-2007.
  • Member of the steering committee of the Danish Election Study, 2007-.
  • Leader of the Danish Election Study, 2011-2015.
  • Co-principal investigator in the ‘POLIS - Political Parties and Issues Strategies’ project, headed by Christoffer Green-Pedersen, 2011-2016.
  • Organizer of mini-conference on the Global Dimensions of Economic Voting, Department of Political Science, Aarhus University, November 2011.
  • Organizer of workshop on panel analysis, Department of Political Science, Aarhus University, November 2012.
  • Principal investigator and leader of the project ‘PERSOS – Perceptions of Social Stratification and Voting’. The project group comprises six senior scholars, one post.doc., and one PhD-student. 2014-.
  • Organizer of workshop on Class and Politics, Department of Political Science, Aarhus University, May 2018.

 Research Areas

  • Electoral behaviour
  • Public opinion
  • Political Sociology

Teaching Areas

  • Political behaviour
  • Political Sociology
  • Quantitative research methods