Politics and International Relations


Dr Erik Gahner Larsen joined the school in 2017 as a Lecturer. He defended his PhD in 2016 at the University of Southern Denmark. During his PhD, he spent a year as visiting scholar at Department of Political Science at Duke University. His research focuses on the nature of public opinion and in particular its relation to and relevance for public policies. His most recent articles has been published in journals such as the British Journal of Political Science and Journal of Elections, Public Opinion & Parties.

Contact Information


Rutherford N4.E7

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Research Interests

  • Public opinion
  • Public policy
  • Quantitative methods
  • Opinion Polls
  • European integration
  • Survey research
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