IGS Welcomes Visiting Scholar Hilde Coffe

December 4, 2015

IGS is pleased to welcome Hilde Coffe as a visiting scholar for the 2015-16 academic year. Coffe is Senior Lecturer at the School of History, Philosophy, Political Science & International Relations, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. 

Coffe also served a number of years as an assistant professor of sociology at Utrecht University in the Netherlands and has been a visiting professor in in the Department of Political Science and Japanese Studies at Martin-Luther-University in Halle-Wittenberg, Germany.

In 2004 Hilde earned her Ph.D. in Social Science from the Vrije Universiteit Brussel in Belgium, having completed a dissertation entitled Groot in Vlaanderen, klein(er) in WalloniĆ«. Een analyse van het electorale succes van de extreem-rechtse partijen / Large in Flanders, small(er) in Wallonia -- an analysis of the different success of the extreme right parties in Belgium.