Philipp Köker

University College London, UK (UCL)
Philipp Köker

Philipp Köker joined the ANTICORRP team at the UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies as a Research Associate in September 2014 after completing a PhD in Political Science at UCL. In his thesis, Philipp investigated on the use of formal presidential powers in the new democracies of Central and Eastern Europe for which he created a new quantitative data set and conducted interviews with presidential advisors, cabinet members and MPs. Philipp's main research interests lie in the area of presidential studies, party politics and mixed-methods approaches; he is also an active academic blogger.