Petra Guasti

Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic,

Petra Guasti is Associate Professor of Democratic Theory at the Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University and a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of Sociology, the Czech Academy of Sciences (on leave). Between 2016 and 2021 she served as a senior researcher, an Interim Professor and an adjunct lecturer at Goethe University Frankfurt. In 2021 she completed her (cumulative) habilitation thesis Democracy Disrupted at the same university. Her research focuses on the reconfiguration of the political landscape and revolves around three themes – representation, democratization, and populism. Her research appeared in Democratization , Democratic Theory , Communist and Post-Communist Studies , European Political Science , East European Politics and Societies and Cultures , Politics and Governance , and East European Politics . She serves as an expert for the Bertelsmann Transformation Index, Sustainable Governance Indicators, V-Dem, and the Nation in Transit.

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