Vesalius College

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Pleinlaan 2
1050
Brussels
Belgium
Contact
Phone: +32-2-6292821

Institute for European Studies

Postal address
Pleinlaan 2
1050
Brussels
Belgium
Contact
Phone: +32-2-6292631

Political Science

Postal address
Pleinlaan 2
1050
Brussels
Belgium
Contact
Phone: +32-2-6292821

Expertise

Jonas Lefevere is Assistant Professor of Communications at Vesalius College and the Institute for European Studies. He is currently the Vice Dean of Teaching at Vesalius College.

His research focuses on the domain of political communication, with a particular interest in the impact of media on the public, the impact of election campaigns on voting behavior, and the role of issues in voting behavior and partypolitical communication strategies. He has published extensively on these topics in a variety of journals, including Public Opinion Quarterly, Communication Research, International Journal of Public Opinion Research, Party Politics, and so on (Google Scholar Profile)

Currently, he is involved as a principal investigator in the Excellence of Science project RepResent (Representation and Democratic Resentment), together with colleagues from the VUB, ULB, UCL, UAntwerp and K.U. Leuven. With Stefaan Walgrave, he is also the lead investigator for De Stemming, a yearly survey commissioned by the Flemish public broadcaster (VRT) and De Standaard.

 

Together with Katjana Gattermann (University of Amsterdam), he founded the ECPR Standing Group on Political Communication, and he is currently the vice chair of the Standing Group's steering committee. He chaired the Political Communication section at the 2018 ECPR General Conference in Hamburg.

 

Activities

  1. Migratie in Media & Politiek

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  2. De verkiezingen van 2019

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  3. De verkiezingen van 2019

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