ECPR Summer School 2013

23rd ECPR PhD Summer School on “Political Parties and Democracy”

September 7-22, 2013 at the Center for the Study of Democracy,

Leuphana University Lüneburg, Germany.

This well-known PhD Summer School is organized by the “Standing Group of Political Parties” of the European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) and will bring together an international team of academics to teach a group of 20-25 PhD researchers working in the field of political parties and democracy. The Summer School will receive financial support from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD; program funded by the Federal Foreign Office.

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