I am an Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Amsterdam. Click here for summaries of my research findings in these three fields:

1) the behavior of political parties,

2) populism and personality and

3) welfare policies.

You can access my papers on the bio + publications page. You’ll find some info on ongoing projects in the posts below.

I am also co-director of the Hot Politics Lab. Check this website for my recent work on emotions, strategy and personality in the lab.

I am a co-founder and commentator on stukroodvlees.nl, a Dutch political science blog. You can read my posts on that website.