Dr. Daniel Saldivia Gonzatti

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B. Ludewig


daniel.saldivia-gonzatti [at] wzb.eu
Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
Research Fellow of the

Daniel Saldivia Gonzatti is a research fellow at the Center for Civil Society Research and a research member of the WZB Protest Monitoring, a research project on protest and political radicalization in Germany.

He received his Ph.D. in 2022 from the Cologne Center for Comparative Politics at the University of Cologne, where he was part of the Decentralization and Electoral Geographies project. His dissertation investigated political party strategies in the context of multi-level elections and decentralization. His research focuses on political institutions, protest dynamics, and media, and he specializes in quantitative methods.

Selected Publications

Teresa Völker and Daniel Saldivia Gonzatti. (2024). Discourse Networks of the Far Right: How Far-Right Actors Become Mainstream in Public Debates;
Political Communication, online first; DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/10584609.2024.2308601

Samanta Varela Castro, Edgar O. Bustos and Daniel Saldivia Gonzatti. (2023). Reputation Management during a Public Health Crisis: Overcompensating When All Else Fails; Public Administration Review 83(5), 1234–1245; DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/puar.13638.