Research

Leading Role

  • 2018 Alternatives to Consociationalism? Managing Group Conflict Through Power-Sharing Within Political Parties. [Comparative research in Singapore and Malaysia funded by the Open Society Foundations (OSF)]. Role: grant-holder and lead researcher.
  • 2016–2021 Comparative Study of Electoral Systems: Module 5 [Collaborative research program among election study teams from around the world]. Role: primary researcher for Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH).
  • 2015–2016 Governing the Floods. [Research project on institutional responses to crisis. Funded through the Regional Research Promotion Programme (RRPP) by Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and University of Fribourg]. Role: grant-holder and lead researcher for BiH.
  • 2014–2016 Balkan Electoral Comparative Study. [Research project on electoral systems in the Balkans with the University of Belgrade, CeMI Podgorica, KIPRED Pristina and researchers from BiH. Funded through RRPP by SDC and University of Fribourg]. Role: co-applicant and researcher for BiH.

 

Participating Role

  • 2016–2020 Professionalization and Social Impact of European Political Science [COST Action CA15207]. Role: Management Committee member (BiH).
  • 2017–2018 FES Youth Studies Southeast Europe. [A region-wide study on attitudes and expectations of youth in the region funded by the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung]. Role: researcher for BiH and author of the chapter on politics, democracy and the EU.
  • 2011–2016 Justice and Security Research Programme. [Research consortium led by the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and funded by DFID-UK]. Role: associate researcher for Uganda.
  • 2014–2015 Mladi u BiH (Youth Study BiH). [The BiH chapter—led by the University of Sarajevo—of a comparative research project of the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung focusing on Eastern Europe]. Role: country researcher for BiH.
  • 2012–2013 Ethnic Quotas and Representation of Minorities in Local Politics in Bosnia and Herzegovina. [Research project of the University of Zurich, Zentrum für Demokratie Aarau, and Analitika Sarajevo. Funded through SCOPES by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF)]. Role: associate researcher.
  • 2010–2012 Exiting conflict: Building legitimate outcomes in international peace operations. [Research project of the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung and LSE]. Role: researcher in BiH. <LINK-PDF>