Welcome to the Department of Government !


The Department of Government covers a wide range of political science topics in Austrian and Comparative Politics. Research and teaching mainly focus on political competition and elections, governments and coalitions, political protest and politics of remembrance.

Further information on our team, current research projects and teaching can be found on the following pages.

Information on research of the research center 'Vienna Center for Electoral Research (VieCER)' can be found on the webpage of VieCER.


News Archive


Prüfungseinsicht 210006-1 VO BAK2.3: VO Historische Grundlagen der Politik (2017W) und 210117-1 VO M6: SpezialVO Österreichische Politik (2017W)

ACHTUNG! Prüfungseinsicht verschoben!

Prüfungseinsicht für die Prüfungen vom 01.03.2018 zu den LV 210006-1 VO BAK2.3: VO Historische Grundlagen der...


Further shift towards the right? Coalition formation between mainstream and populist radical right parties in Central and Eastern Europe


Prüfungseinsicht "Politik der Executive" v. 30.01.2018 - Prof. Müller

Prüfungseinsicht für die Prüfung zur Vorlesung „Die Politik der Exekutive“ und zur Vorlesung „Politik im Vergleich“ vom 30.1.2018 finden...