Van Coppenolle, Dr. B.

Position:
  • Lecturer
Expertise:
  • Political dynasties
  • Political careers
  • Research methods for political science
  • Political economy
  • Electoral systems and voting


Telephone number: +31 (0)71 527 3687
E-Mail: b.k.s.van.coppenolle@fsw.leidenuniv.nl
Faculty / Department: Faculteit der Sociale Wetenschappen, Instituut Politieke Wetenschap
Office Address: Pieter de la Court gebouw
Wassenaarseweg 52
2333 AK Leiden
Room number 5B47


Dr. Brenda Van Coppenolle is an Assistant Professor in Political Science at the Institute of Political Science. She studies political dynasties and political careers.

Her research is broadly concerned with the identities of politicians and how representation changes with the implementation of institutional changes. Her current research investigates political inequality and political careers in the UK and France.

Brenda obtained her PhD from LSE in 2014. Before joining Leiden, she was a Fellow in Quantitative Methods at LSE and a visiting scholar at NYU. She also studied at the KULeuven.

Curriculum vitae Brenda Van Coppenolle

Last Modified: 14-12-2015