Biography

Rosa M. Navarrete holds a MA in Democracy and Government by the Autonomous University of Madrid as well as a Degree in History at the Complutense University of Madrid. Currently she is a PhD candidate at the Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences (GESS) of the University of Mannheim and since 2016 she is also research associate at the Chair of Comparative Government and researcher at the Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES) as part of the True European Voter Project. Her research interests include left-right ideology, political behavior, political parties, attitudes towards democracy, political sociology and data science. Her dissertation deals with the role of left-right ideology in political behavior in Europe.

Academic Positions

  • PresentFeb.2016

    Research Associate at the University of Mannheim

    50% position. Fakultät für Sozialwissenschaften Lehrstuhl für Politische Wissenschaft III, Vergleichende Regierungslehre. Mannheim Universität. Germany. Graduate School of Business.

  • Nov.2018Sep.2017

    Research Associate at the University of York

    50% position. Department of Politics at the University of York. United Kingdom.

  • Jul.2016Feb.2016

    Research Associate at the Mannheimer Zentrum für Europäische Sozialforschung of the University of Mannheim

    50% position.
    Project: Participation and Representation. A Comparative Study of Linkage Mechanisms between Citizens and the Political System in Contemporary Democracies (PartiRep-2).
    Project director: Marc Debus.

  • Jan.2016Jan.2014

    Researcher at the Mannheimer Zentrum für Europäische Sozialforschung of the University of Mannheim

    Project: The True European Voter, COST Action IS0806.
    Project director: Hermann Schmitt.

  • Aug.2013Dec.2010

    Junior Researcher

    Department of Political Science and International Relations. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. Spain.

Education

  • Ph.D. Spring 2019

    Ph.D. in Political Sciences

    Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences at the Universität Mannheim

  • M.A. 2010

    Master in Democracy and Government

    Department of Political Science and International Relations. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

  • B.A. 2009

    Bachelor of Arts in History

    Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Trainings

  • April-May 2015

    Computer-based content analysis using Python

    Universität Mannheim, Mannheim

  • Spring 2014

    European Societies and Politics: Introduction to Political Sociology

    Universität Mannheim, Mannheim

  • Spring 2014

    The essentials of survey design and data collection

    Universität Mannheim, Mannheim

  • March 2014

    Introduction to Bayesian Inference

    Universität Mannheim, Mannheim

  • March 2014

    5th Winter School on Methodological Issues in Comparative Electoral Analysis

    Universität Mannheim, Mannheim

  • Fall 2013

    Quantitative Methods in Political Science (a.k.a. Multivariate Analyses)

    Universität Mannheim, Mannheim