Philippe Joly is a research fellow in the research unit Democracy and Democratization and a doctoral candidate at Humboldt University. His areas of specialization are political participation, social movements, and democratization. His PhD thesis combines longitudinal and multilevel modelling to examine the effect of political socialization on the development of political protest in new democracies, especially in the context of post-communist transformations. Prior to beginning his doctoral studies, he completed a BSc and an MSc in Political Science at Université de Montréal, Canada.
More information on his current work can be found on his personal website.