Chair of Theoretical Political Science

  • Chair of Theoretical Political Science

    The mission of the Chair of Theoretical Political Science is to achieve a comprehensive knowledge transfer to students in the field of political theory and contemporary political processes and institutions.

The Chair of Theoretical Political Science, currently headed by Dr. Andrej Kurnik, has 9 regular and 7 associated members who teach and conduct research in the field of political theory. Members of the Chair are also active in a wider socio-political sphere as political analysts, policy-makers and are socially engaged in different ways.

The Chair participates in the preparation and implementation of (1) the first cycle degree study programme entitled Analytical Theories of Politics, (2) of the second cycle degree study programme entitled Political Science – Political Theory and (3) of third cycle doctoral study programme Political Science.

Majority of members of the Chair are also members of the research Centre for Critical approach to Political Science. Their research achievements and findings are regularly included in the courses they teach. 

Interdisciplinary Doctoral Programmes