Scientific and Academic Activities

Editor

Labanino, R. & Dobbins, M. (2023): "Democratic Backsliding and Organized Interests in Central and Eastern Europe", special issue of Politics and Governance 11(1)

Panel Chair & Organization

Organized Interests in the Context of Democratic Backsliding

  • European Consortium for Political Research General Conference, Section: Towards a New Generation of Interest Groups Studies? New Modes of Interest Representation and Research - University of Innsbruck, 22-26. August 2022

The Decline of Academic Freedom in Eastern Europe - In Search of a New Research Agenda

  • European Consortium for Political Research General Conference, Section: Democratic erosion and resilience in Central and Eastern Europe: Turning the tide? - University of Innsbruck, 22-26. August 2022

Briding the void: Interest organisations and democratic backsliding in Central and Eastern Europe

  • 26th International Conference of Europeanists, 20-22. June 2019, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Reviewer

Scientific Jury Membership

European Consortium for Political Research Standing Group on Interest Groups - 2022 Annual Best Paper Award and 2022 Annual Best Paper Award - Junior scholar, with Ellis Aizenberg (chair) and Adrià Albareda Sanz

Teaching

The Collapse of the Political Centre and the Populist Challange - Fragmentation and Polarisation of European Democracies

  • Seminar at the Ludwigsburg University of Education, Summer Semester, 2022

Exploring Interest Groups in Post-CommunistPolicy-Making in the Context of Democratic Backsliding

  • 11th Summer School of the ECPR Standing Group on Interest Groups: Interest groups and lobbying in the policymaking process, 30.06.-08.07.2021, Virtual Event

The Politics of Central and Eastern Europe, with Michael Dobbins

  • Seminar at the University of Konstanz, Summer Semester 2021

The Political Economy of Post-Communist Transitions

  • Seminar at the University of Bern, Fall Semester 2014

The Politics of Neoliberalism

  • Seminar at the University of Bern, Spring Semester 2014

Social Security and Reform in Central and Eastern Europe,

  • Seminar at the University of Bern, Fall Semester 2012

Party Systems in New Democracies

  • Seminar at the University of Bern, Spring Semester 2012