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Duncan McDonnell, ‘Respectable Radicals and the Euro-Nationalist International: Explaining Right Wing Populist Alliances in the European Parliament’
October 27, 2017 @ 12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
Duncan McDonnell is a senior lecturer in the School of Government and International Relations at Griffith University in Brisbane. He was previously a Marie Curie Fellow at the European University Institute in Florence.
His main research interests are populist parties, Euroscepticism, and party organizations. He is the co-author (with Daniele Albertazzi) of Populists in Power and the co-editor (with Nadia Marzouki and Olivier Roy) of Saving the People: How Populists Hijack Religion. He is currently working on a book with Annika Werner about the alliance strategies of right-wing populist parties in the European Parliament.
He currently holds two 3-year Australian Research Council Discovery Awards and a 4-year Swedish Research Council grant for projects on right-wing populist parties’ relationships with moderate parties, radical right youth wings in Europe and indigenous members of Australian parties