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Annemarie Walter

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Social Sciences



Annemarie Walter is Assistant Professor in the School of Politics and International Relations at the University of Nottingham. Previously she was Assistant Professor in Political Communication at the Department of Communication Science of VU University Amsterdam. She graduated in political science at Leiden University and received her PhD in 2012 at Amsterdam University (UVA) on a dissertation entitled "Negative Campaigning in Western Europe: Beyond the Vote-Seeking Perspective." In the past she has been visiting scholar at Rutgers University New Brunswick, the University of North Carolina and the University of Koblenz-Landau. Her broad areas of research interests include political behaviour, political communication and political psychology. Her unique expertise is negative campaigning in comparative perspective, on this theme she has written her dissertation and published numerous articles in international peer-reviewed journals such as Comparative Political Studies, Political Studies, Party Politics, Acta Politica and the Harvard International Journal of Press/Politics. She frequently acts as campaign expert in the media and at public events.

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