Daniel Bochsler is an Associate Professor in Nationalism Studies and at the Political Science Department at Central European University, and a full Professor of Political Science at the University of Belgrade (www.fpn.bg.ac.rs). He received his PhD in Political Science from the University of Geneva. His research deals with political institutions and social diversity, particularly with ethnic diversity, mostly in democracies in Central and Eastern Europe, or worldwide. His publications deal with political parties, elections, federalism, direct democracy, regime change and separatism, mostly related to ethnic diversity and/or social minorities.
He has been an Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Copenhagen, an Assistant Professor at the University of Zurich, a post-doctoral researcher at the Central European University, and he has been for research stays at the Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona, at the European University Instiute in Fiesole, at the University of Barcelona, at the Universities of Tartu, Belgrade, at the University of California at Irvine and at the Central European University in Budapest. He is affiliated as a Privatdozent with the University of Zurich, at the Centre for Democracy Studies Aarau (ZDA).