International Summer School on Political Communication and Electoral Behaviour
The Department of Social and Political Sciencesof the University of Milan (Italy) and the Political Communication Division of the International Communication Association (ICA) organize the 6th edition of the International Summer School of Political Communication and Electoral behaviour (Milan, 9-14 July, 2018).
The School focuses on the main theoretical and research questions regarding the relation between political communication scholarship and political science/political sociology perspectives with a special focal point on the influence of communication factors on political and electoral behaviour.
The School is open to 30 Doctoral students, and early career researchers, admitted on a competitive basis through an international call.
The Faculty includes internationally renowned academics. Confirmed speakers are The Faculty includes internationally renowned academics. Confirmed speakers are Patricia Moy (U of Washington, President of the ICA-International Communication Association), Peter Van Aelst (U of Antwerp, Chair of the Pol Comm Division of the ICA), Cristian Vaccari (U of Loughborough), Pablo Barberá (U of Southern California), Frank Esser (U of Zurich), Luigi Curini (U of Milan), Andrea Ceron (U of Milan), Kate Kenski (U of Arizona), Lilach Nir (Hebrew U Jerusalem), Cristiano Vezzoni (U of Milan), Rüdiger Schmitt-Beck (U of Mannheim)
Local Organizers: Gianpietro Mazzoleni, Marco Maraffi, Mauro Barisione, Luigi Curini