Room: 2042


Carsten Wegscheider is a PhD fellow at the Department of Political Science at the University of Salzburg since October 2018. He holds a BA in Political Science and an MA in Theory and Comparative Studies of Political Systems in Transition from the University of Duisburg-Essen (Germany) and Babeș-Bolyai University in Cluj-Napoca (Romania). His main area of research is comparative politics with an interest in democratization, political parties as well as political sociology and psychology. In his doctoral studies, he works on citizens’ notions of democracy, political support and voting behavior from a comparative European perspective.