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Dr Martin Hansen

Dr Martin Hansen
Director of Undergraduate Programmes (Politics & History)

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Dr Martin Ejnar Hansen is a political scientist specialising in comparative political institutions using quantitative methods. Before joining Brunel he was employed at the University of Southern Denmark, University of Aarhus and the University of Vienna.


  • PhD Political Science (Aarhus)
  • MSc Political Science (Southern Denmark)
  • BA Political Science (Southern Denmark)

Newest selected publications

Hansen, ME. (2018) 'Analysing visits to English museums 1850–2015: a research note'. Cultural Trends, 27 (4). pp. 296 - 305. ISSN: 0954-8963 Open Access Link

Journal article

Hansen, ME. (2018) 'Distributing Chairs and Seats in Committees: A Parliamentary Perspective'. Parliamentary Affairs. ISSN: 0031-2290 Open Access Link

Journal article

Hansen, ME. (2017) 'Cabinets and ministerial turnover in the Scandinavian countries', in Nedergaard, P. and Wivel, A. (eds.) The Routledge Handbook of Scandinavian Politics. Routledge. pp. 92 - 102. ISBN 10: 1138905852. ISBN 13: 9781315695716. Open Access Link

Book chapter

Hansen, ME. and Fazekas, Z. (2015) 'All Votes are Equal? Significant Legislation and Party Competition in the Danish Folketing'. SCANDINAVIAN POLITICAL STUDIES, 38 (3). pp. 255 - 276. ISSN: 0080-6757 Open Access Link

Journal article

Hjorth, F., Klemmensen, R., Hobolt, S., Hansen, ME. and Kurrild-Klitgaard, P. (2015) 'Computers, coders, and voters: Comparing automated methods for estimating party positions'. Research & Politics, 2 (2). pp. 205316801558047 - 205316801558047. ISSN: 2053-1680 Open Access Link

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