Dr Sergiu Gherghina

  • Lecturer in Comparative Politics (Politics)

Biography

I am a Lecturer in Comparative Politics at the University of Glasgow. I received my PhD in Political Science from Leiden University (2012) with a study on party organization and electoral volatility. I have previously taught at Leiden University and the University of Frankfurt, and worked as research officer at the GESIS Leibniz Institute for the Social Science in Cologne. My research focuses on party politics, political participation, legislative behavior, direct democracy and Central and Eastern European politics. I published in a range of international peer-reviewed journals as well as authored and edited several books examining political parties, elections and democratization. My research and teaching combines quantitative and qualitative methods. 


Research interests

My primary research interests lie in the fields of:

  • party politics
  • political participation
  • legislative behaviour
  • direct democracy
  • Central and Eastern European politics

Grants

'Party Leadership Styles in Eastern Europe: Transactional or Transformational?', Carnegie Research Incentive Grant (£8530), 2018

Seedcorn Scheme for Starting Grants, University of Glasgow (£980), 2017

Fokus Line A/B Grant for Early Career Researchers, Goethe University Frankfurt (£5000), 2015


Supervision

I am happy to supervise PhD students examining:

  • Party Politics
  • Political Participation
  • Direct Democracy
  • Processes of Democratization
  • Political Representation
  • Legislative Politics
  • Public Opinion

Teaching

Undergraduate Teaching

  • Comparative Politics 1B (contributor) (2016/2017)

 

Honours

  • Direct and Deliberative Democracy (course convenor)

 

Postgraduate Teaching

  • Political Institutions and Communication (course convenor)
  • Internet and Civil Society (course convenor) (2017/2018)

Publications

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Number of items: 69.

2018

Werkmann, C. and Gherghina, S. (2018) Organized for parliament? Explaining the electoral success of radical right parties in post-communist Europe. Government and Opposition, 53(3), pp. 461-485. (doi:10.1017/gov.2016.38)

Gherghina, S. , Iancu, A. and Soare, S. (Eds.) (2018) Party Members and Their Importance in Non-EU Countries: A Comparative Analysis. Series: Routledge studies on political parties and party systems. Routledge: Abingdon. ISBN 9781138708631

Kandyla, A. and Gherghina, S. (2018) What triggers the intention to use the European Citizens’ Initiative? The role of benefits, values and efficacy. Journal of Common Market Studies, (doi:10.1111/jcms.12737) (Early Online Publication)

Gherghina, S. and Chiru, M. (2018) Romania: an ambivalent parliamentary opposition. In: De Giorgi, E. and Ilonszki, G. (eds.) Opposition Parties in European Legislatures: Conflict or Consensus? Series: Routledge studies on political parties and party systems. Routledge: Abingdon, pp. 191-209. ISBN 9781138674875

Close, C. and Gherghina, S. (2018) Introduction: Towards a better understanding of parliamentary unity. Parliamentary Affairs, (doi:10.1093/pa/gsx074) (Early Online Publication)

Close, C., Gherghina, S. and Sierens, V. (2018) Prompting legislative agreement and loyalty: what role for intra-party democracy? Parliamentary Affairs, (doi:10.1093/pa/gsx075) (Early Online Publication)

Gherghina, S. and von dem Berge, B. (2018) When Europeanisation meets organisation: enhancing the rights of party members in Central and Eastern Europe. Journal of European Integration, 40(2), pp. 209-226. (doi:10.1080/07036337.2017.1418868)

2017

Chiru, M. and Gherghina, S. (2017) Committee chair selection under high informational and organizational constraints. Party Politics, (doi:10.1177/1354068817741765) (Early Online Publication)

Gherghina, S. (2017) The use of referendums in Central and Eastern Europe after the EU accession. In: Hashimoto, T. and Rhimes, M. (eds.) Reviewing European Union Accession: Unexpected Results, Spillover Effects, and Externalities. Series: Law in Eastern Europe (67). Brill: Leiden, pp. 41-56. ISBN 9789004316478

Silagadze, N. and Gherghina, S. (2017) When who and how matter: explaining the success of referendums in Europe. Comparative European Politics, (doi:10.1057/s41295-017-0107-9) (Early Online Publication)

Gherghina, S. , Miscoiu, S. and Soare, S. (2017) How far does nationalism go? An overview of populist parties in Central and Eastern Europe. In: Heinisch, R. C., Holtz-Bacha, C. and Mazzoleni, O. (eds.) Political Populism: A Handbook. Nomos: Baden-Baden, pp. 193-208. ISBN 9783848725342

Gherghina, S. and Geissel, B. (2017) Linking democratic preferences and political participation: evidence from Germany. Political Studies, 65(1 Supp), pp. 24-42. (doi:10.1177/0032321716672224)

Gherghina, S. (2017) Direct democracy and subjective regime legitimacy in Europe. Democratization, 24(4), pp. 613-631. (doi:10.1080/13510347.2016.1196355)

2016

Gherghina, S. and Kopecky, P. (Eds.) (2016) Politicization of Administrative Elites in Western Europe [Guest editors]. Palgrave Macmillan.

Gherghina, S. (2016) Rewarding the ‘traitors’? Legislative defection and re-election in Romania. Party Politics, 22(4), pp. 490-500. (doi:10.1177/1354068814550434)

Gherghina, S. and Groh, A. (2016) A poor sales pitch? The European citizens’ initiative and attitudes toward the EU in Germany and the UK. European Politics and Society, 17(3), pp. 373-387. (doi:10.1080/23745118.2016.1166875)

Gherghina, S. , Ekman, J. and Podolian, O. (Eds.) (2016) Political Participation and Civic Engagement in Central and Eastern Europe [Guest editors]. Taylor & Francis.

Ekman, J., Gherghina, S. and Podolian, O. (2016) Challenges and realities of political participation and civic engagement in central and eastern Europe. East European Politics, 32(1), pp. 1-11. (doi:10.1080/21599165.2016.1141091)

Geissel, B. and Gherghina, S. (2016) Constitutional deliberative democracy and democratic innovations. In: Reuchamps, M. and Suiter, J. (eds.) Constitutional Deliberative Democracy in Europe. Series: Studies in European political science. ECPR Press: Colchester, pp. 75-92. ISBN 9781785521454

Gherghina, S. and Jiglău, G. (2016) Playing their cards right: ethnic parties and government coalitions in Post-Communist Europe. Nationalism and Ethnic Politics, 22(2), pp. 220-240. (doi:10.1080/13537113.2016.1169065)

Gherghina, S. and Miscoiu, S. (2016) Crowd-sourced legislation and politics: the legitimacy of constitutional deliberation in Romania. Problems of Post-Communism, 63(1), pp. 27-36. (doi:10.1080/10758216.2015.1057092)

Gherghina, S. and Soare, S. (2016) A test of European Union post-accession influence: comparing reactions to political instability in Romania. Democratization, 23(5), pp. 797-818. (doi:10.1080/13510347.2015.1020792)

Gherghina, S. and Tseng, H.-K. (2016) Voting home or abroad? Comparing migrants' electoral participation in countries of origin and of residence. Nationalities Papers, 44(3), pp. 456-472. (doi:10.1080/00905992.2015.1132690)

2015

Gherghina, S. and Volintiru, C. (2015) A new model of clientelism: political parties, public resources, and private contributors. European Political Science Review, pp. 1-23. (doi:10.1017/s1755773915000326)

Gherghina, S. (2015) The Romanian presidential election, November 2014. Electoral Studies, 38, pp. 109-114. (doi:10.1016/j.electstud.2015.01.008)

Gherghina, S. (Ed.) (2015) The Romanian Political System after 1989 [Guest editor]. De Gruyter.

Chiru, M., Gauja, A., Gherghina, S. and Rodriguez-Teruel, J. (2015) Explaining change in party leadership selection rules. In: Cross, W. P. and Pilet, J.-B. (eds.) The Politics of Party Leadership: a Cross-National Perspective. Oxford University Press: Oxford, pp. 31-49. ISBN 9780198748984

Gherghina, S. and Spáč, P. (2015) Democratising candidate selection in Romania and Slovakia. In: Sandri, G. and Seddone, A. (eds.) Party Primaries in Comparative Perspective. Ashgate: Surrey, pp. 145-160. ISBN 9781472450388

Radecki, M. and Gherghina, S. (2015) Objective and subjective party leadership selection: regulations, activists, and voters in Poland. European Politics and Society, 16(4), pp. 598-612. (doi:10.1080/23745118.2015.1072342)

2014

Gherghina, S. (2014) Party Organization and Electoral Volatility in Central and Eastern Europe: Enhancing Voter Loyalty. Series: Routledge research in comparative politics (61). Routledge: London. ISBN 9780415737166

Gherghina, S. (2014) Shaping parties’ legitimacy: Internal regulations and membership organisations in post-communist Europe. International Political Science Review, 35(3), pp. 291-306. (doi:10.1177/0192512113517125)

Chiru, M. and Gherghina, S. (2014) Let’s not risk too much: the selection of party leaders in Romania. In: Pilet, J.-B. and Cross, W. P. (eds.) The Selection of Political Party Leaders in Contemporary Parliamentary Democracies: a Comparative Study. Series: Routledge research on social and political elites (4). Routledge: London, pp. 141-155. ISBN 9780415704168

Chiru, M. and Gherghina, S. (2014) Parliamentary sovereignty and international intervention: elite attitudes in the first Central European legislatures. East European Politics, 30(1), pp. 21-33. (doi:10.1080/21599165.2013.858627)

Gherghina, S. (2014) Review of Valerie J. Bunce and Sharon L. Wolchik Defeating Authoritarian Leaders in Postcommunist Countries (Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2011). East European Politics, 30(1), pp. 148-149. (doi:10.1080/21599165.2013.864969) [Book Review]

Gherghina, S. (2014) A response to the interview with Mr. Tudor Barbu, Vice-President of the People’s Party – Dan Diaconescu. Southeastern Europe, 38(1), pp. 142-148. (doi:10.1163/18763332-03801007)

2013

Gherghina, S. and Chiru, M. (2013) Determinants of legislative voting loyalty under different electoral systems: evidence from Romania. International Political Science Review, 35(5), pp. 523-541. (doi:10.1177/0192512113501242)

Gherghina, S. and Katsanidou, A. (2013) Data availability in political science journals. European Political Science, 12(3), pp. 333-349. (doi:10.1057/eps.2013.8)

Chiru, M., Gherghina, S. and Stefan, L. (2013) Standing for reelection under different rules: Evidence from the Romanian legislature. Problems of Post-Communism, 60(5), pp. 34-44. (doi:10.2753/PPC1075-8216600503)

Gherghina, S. (2013) Going for a safe vote: electoral bribes in post-communist Romania. Debatte: Journal of Contemporary Central and Eastern Europe, 21(2-3), pp. 143-164. (doi:10.1080/0965156X.2013.836859)

Gherghina, S. (2013) One-shot party primaries: the case of the Romanian Social Democrats. Politics, 33(3), pp. 185-195. (doi:10.1111/1467-9256.12007)

Gherghina, S. and Chiru, M. (2013) Taking the short route: political parties, funding regulations, and state resources in Romania. East European Politics and Societies, 27(1), pp. 108-128. (doi:10.1177/0888325412465003)

Gherghina, S. and Miscoiu, S. (2013) The failure of cohabitation: explaining the 2007 and 2012 institutional crises in Romania. East European Politics and Societies, 27(4), pp. 668-684. (doi:10.1177/0888325413485621)

Gherghina, S. , Stefan, L. and Chiru, M. (2013) Electoral reform – Cui bono? Attitudes of Romanian MPs to the electoral system change. Journal of Legislative Studies, 19(3), pp. 351-369. (doi:10.1080/13572334.2013.812347)

Lowery, D., van Witteloostuijn, A., Peli, G., Brasher, H., Otjes, S. and Gherghina, S. (2013) Policy agendas and births and deaths of political parties. Party Politics, 19(3), pp. 381-407. (doi:10.1177/1354068811407576)

2012

Chiru, M. and Gherghina, S. (2012) When voter loyalty fails: party performance and corruption in Bulgaria and Romania. European Political Science Review, 4(01), pp. 29-49. (doi:10.1017/s1755773911000063)

Chiru, M. and Gherghina, S. (2012) Keeping the doors closed: leadership selection in post-communist Romania. East European Politics and Societies, 26(3), pp. 510-537. (doi:10.1177/0888325411428969)

Chiru, M. and Gherghina, S. (2012) Does the confidence in the EU spill over to the national level? A longitudinal analysis of political trust in Central Europe. Perspectives on European Politics and Society, 13(2), pp. 226-245. (doi:10.1080/15705854.2012.675654)

Gherghina, S. (2012) Changing borders, stable attitudes: The national and European identity before and after the most recent EU enlargements. Romanian Journal of European Affairs, 12(2), pp. 52-66.

Gherghina, S. and Chiru, M. (2012) Voting after watching: the strategic role of election polls. European Review, 20(02), pp. 210-221. (doi:10.1017/S1062798711000548)

Gherghina, S. and Chiru, M. (2012) The first casting happens at home: role formation in the European parliamentary elections. Southeast European and Black Sea Studies, 12(2), pp. 299-314. (doi:10.1080/14683857.2012.686014)

Gherghina, S. and Jiglau, G. (2012) Where does the mechanism collapse? Understanding the 2008 Romanian electoral system. Representation, 48(4), pp. 445-459. (doi:10.1080/00344893.2012.720889)

Gherghina, S. and Klymenko, L. (2012) Why look back? Citizens' attitudes toward the Communist Regime in Belarus, Russia, and Ukraine. Problems of Post-Communism, 59(1), pp. 55-65. (doi:10.2753/PPC1075-8216590105)

Klymenko, L. and Gherghina, S. (2012) Determinants of positive attitudes towards an authoritarian regime: the case of Belarus. Soviet and Post-Soviet Review, 39(2), pp. 249-269. (doi:10.1163/18763324-03902006)

Stefan, L., Gherghina, S. and Chiru, M. (2012) We all agree that we disagree too much: attitudes of Romanian MPs towards party discipline. East European Politics, 28(2), pp. 180-192. (doi:10.1080/13523279.2011.635649)

Vlas, N. and Gherghina, S. (2012) Where does religion meet democracy? A comparative analysis of attitudes in Europe. International Political Science Review, 33(3), pp. 336-351. (doi:10.1177/0192512111415983)

2011

Jiglau, G. and Gherghina, S. (2011) The divergent paths of the ethnic parties in post-communist transitions. Transition Studies Review, 18(2), pp. 445-457. (doi:10.1007/s11300-011-0212-4)

Gherghina, S. and Tseng, H.-K. (2011) When candidates and vote distribution matter: A new indicator of electoral competitiveness. SSRN Electronic Journal, (doi:10.2139/ssrn.2028618)

Gherghina, S. (2011) Does government performance matter? Electoral support for incumbents in six post-communist countries. Contemporary Politics, 17(3), pp. 257-277. (doi:10.1080/13569775.2011.597144)

Gherghina, S. (2011) MPs' role orientations in newly emerged democratic legislatures. Journal of Legislative Studies, 17(1), pp. 45-64. (doi:10.1080/13572334.2011.545179)

Gherghina, S. and Jiglau, G. (2011) Explaining ethnic mobilisation in post-communist countries. Europe-Asia Studies, 63(1), pp. 49-76. (doi:10.1080/09668136.2011.534302)

Jiglău, G. and Gherghina, S. (2011) The ideological institutionalization of the Romanian party system. Romanian Journal of Political Science, 11(1), pp. 71-90.

2010

Gherghina, S. (2010) Unraveling romance: an assessment of candidate countries’ support for the EU. Comparative European Politics, 8(4), pp. 444-467. (doi:10.1057/cep.2009.6)

Gherghina, S. and Braghiroli, S. (2010) A lover to be ashamed of: Romania in the eyes of the Italian political elites. Journal of Social Research and Policy, 1(2), pp. 5-17.

Lowery, D., Otjes, S., Gherghina, S. , Van Witteloostuijn, A., Peli, G. and Brasher, H. (2010) Unpacking LogM: toward a more general theory of party system density. American Journal of Political Science, 54(4), pp. 921-935. (doi:10.1111/j.1540-5907.2010.00469.x)

Gherghina, S. and Frantescu, D. (2010) Improving rookies’ performance: an assessment of the Romanian MEPs’ activity. European Review, 18(02), p. 155. (doi:10.1017/S1062798709990391)

Gherghina, S. and Chiru, M. (2010) Practice and payment: determinants of candidate list position in European Parliament elections. European Union Politics, 11(4), pp. 533-552. (doi:10.1177/1465116510380284)

2009

Gherghina, S. (2009) The helping hand: the role of the EU in the democratization of post-communist Europe. Romanian Journal of Political Science, 9(2), pp. 65-79.

Gherghina, S. (2009) The success of extremist parties in Central and Eastern European States and its causes. In: Backes, U., Jaskulowski, T. and Polese, A. (eds.) Totalitarismus und Transformation. Vandenhoeck and Ruprecht, pp. 185-208. ISBN 9783525369111 (doi:10.13109/9783666369117.185)

Vlas, N. and Gherghina, S. (2009) Convergence or replacement? Attitudes towards political and religious institutions in contemporary Romania. Journal for the Study of Religions and Ideologies, 8(24), pp. 70-94.

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Number of items: 69.

Articles

Werkmann, C. and Gherghina, S. (2018) Organized for parliament? Explaining the electoral success of radical right parties in post-communist Europe. Government and Opposition, 53(3), pp. 461-485. (doi:10.1017/gov.2016.38)

Kandyla, A. and Gherghina, S. (2018) What triggers the intention to use the European Citizens’ Initiative? The role of benefits, values and efficacy. Journal of Common Market Studies, (doi:10.1111/jcms.12737) (Early Online Publication)

Close, C. and Gherghina, S. (2018) Introduction: Towards a better understanding of parliamentary unity. Parliamentary Affairs, (doi:10.1093/pa/gsx074) (Early Online Publication)

Close, C., Gherghina, S. and Sierens, V. (2018) Prompting legislative agreement and loyalty: what role for intra-party democracy? Parliamentary Affairs, (doi:10.1093/pa/gsx075) (Early Online Publication)

Gherghina, S. and von dem Berge, B. (2018) When Europeanisation meets organisation: enhancing the rights of party members in Central and Eastern Europe. Journal of European Integration, 40(2), pp. 209-226. (doi:10.1080/07036337.2017.1418868)

Chiru, M. and Gherghina, S. (2017) Committee chair selection under high informational and organizational constraints. Party Politics, (doi:10.1177/1354068817741765) (Early Online Publication)

Silagadze, N. and Gherghina, S. (2017) When who and how matter: explaining the success of referendums in Europe. Comparative European Politics, (doi:10.1057/s41295-017-0107-9) (Early Online Publication)

Gherghina, S. and Geissel, B. (2017) Linking democratic preferences and political participation: evidence from Germany. Political Studies, 65(1 Supp), pp. 24-42. (doi:10.1177/0032321716672224)

Gherghina, S. (2017) Direct democracy and subjective regime legitimacy in Europe. Democratization, 24(4), pp. 613-631. (doi:10.1080/13510347.2016.1196355)

Gherghina, S. (2016) Rewarding the ‘traitors’? Legislative defection and re-election in Romania. Party Politics, 22(4), pp. 490-500. (doi:10.1177/1354068814550434)

Gherghina, S. and Groh, A. (2016) A poor sales pitch? The European citizens’ initiative and attitudes toward the EU in Germany and the UK. European Politics and Society, 17(3), pp. 373-387. (doi:10.1080/23745118.2016.1166875)

Ekman, J., Gherghina, S. and Podolian, O. (2016) Challenges and realities of political participation and civic engagement in central and eastern Europe. East European Politics, 32(1), pp. 1-11. (doi:10.1080/21599165.2016.1141091)

Gherghina, S. and Jiglău, G. (2016) Playing their cards right: ethnic parties and government coalitions in Post-Communist Europe. Nationalism and Ethnic Politics, 22(2), pp. 220-240. (doi:10.1080/13537113.2016.1169065)

Gherghina, S. and Miscoiu, S. (2016) Crowd-sourced legislation and politics: the legitimacy of constitutional deliberation in Romania. Problems of Post-Communism, 63(1), pp. 27-36. (doi:10.1080/10758216.2015.1057092)

Gherghina, S. and Soare, S. (2016) A test of European Union post-accession influence: comparing reactions to political instability in Romania. Democratization, 23(5), pp. 797-818. (doi:10.1080/13510347.2015.1020792)

Gherghina, S. and Tseng, H.-K. (2016) Voting home or abroad? Comparing migrants' electoral participation in countries of origin and of residence. Nationalities Papers, 44(3), pp. 456-472. (doi:10.1080/00905992.2015.1132690)

Gherghina, S. and Volintiru, C. (2015) A new model of clientelism: political parties, public resources, and private contributors. European Political Science Review, pp. 1-23. (doi:10.1017/s1755773915000326)

Gherghina, S. (2015) The Romanian presidential election, November 2014. Electoral Studies, 38, pp. 109-114. (doi:10.1016/j.electstud.2015.01.008)

Radecki, M. and Gherghina, S. (2015) Objective and subjective party leadership selection: regulations, activists, and voters in Poland. European Politics and Society, 16(4), pp. 598-612. (doi:10.1080/23745118.2015.1072342)

Gherghina, S. (2014) Shaping parties’ legitimacy: Internal regulations and membership organisations in post-communist Europe. International Political Science Review, 35(3), pp. 291-306. (doi:10.1177/0192512113517125)

Chiru, M. and Gherghina, S. (2014) Parliamentary sovereignty and international intervention: elite attitudes in the first Central European legislatures. East European Politics, 30(1), pp. 21-33. (doi:10.1080/21599165.2013.858627)

Gherghina, S. (2014) A response to the interview with Mr. Tudor Barbu, Vice-President of the People’s Party – Dan Diaconescu. Southeastern Europe, 38(1), pp. 142-148. (doi:10.1163/18763332-03801007)

Gherghina, S. and Chiru, M. (2013) Determinants of legislative voting loyalty under different electoral systems: evidence from Romania. International Political Science Review, 35(5), pp. 523-541. (doi:10.1177/0192512113501242)

Gherghina, S. and Katsanidou, A. (2013) Data availability in political science journals. European Political Science, 12(3), pp. 333-349. (doi:10.1057/eps.2013.8)

Chiru, M., Gherghina, S. and Stefan, L. (2013) Standing for reelection under different rules: Evidence from the Romanian legislature. Problems of Post-Communism, 60(5), pp. 34-44. (doi:10.2753/PPC1075-8216600503)

Gherghina, S. (2013) Going for a safe vote: electoral bribes in post-communist Romania. Debatte: Journal of Contemporary Central and Eastern Europe, 21(2-3), pp. 143-164. (doi:10.1080/0965156X.2013.836859)

Gherghina, S. (2013) One-shot party primaries: the case of the Romanian Social Democrats. Politics, 33(3), pp. 185-195. (doi:10.1111/1467-9256.12007)

Gherghina, S. and Chiru, M. (2013) Taking the short route: political parties, funding regulations, and state resources in Romania. East European Politics and Societies, 27(1), pp. 108-128. (doi:10.1177/0888325412465003)

Gherghina, S. and Miscoiu, S. (2013) The failure of cohabitation: explaining the 2007 and 2012 institutional crises in Romania. East European Politics and Societies, 27(4), pp. 668-684. (doi:10.1177/0888325413485621)

Gherghina, S. , Stefan, L. and Chiru, M. (2013) Electoral reform – Cui bono? Attitudes of Romanian MPs to the electoral system change. Journal of Legislative Studies, 19(3), pp. 351-369. (doi:10.1080/13572334.2013.812347)

Lowery, D., van Witteloostuijn, A., Peli, G., Brasher, H., Otjes, S. and Gherghina, S. (2013) Policy agendas and births and deaths of political parties. Party Politics, 19(3), pp. 381-407. (doi:10.1177/1354068811407576)

Chiru, M. and Gherghina, S. (2012) When voter loyalty fails: party performance and corruption in Bulgaria and Romania. European Political Science Review, 4(01), pp. 29-49. (doi:10.1017/s1755773911000063)

Chiru, M. and Gherghina, S. (2012) Keeping the doors closed: leadership selection in post-communist Romania. East European Politics and Societies, 26(3), pp. 510-537. (doi:10.1177/0888325411428969)

Chiru, M. and Gherghina, S. (2012) Does the confidence in the EU spill over to the national level? A longitudinal analysis of political trust in Central Europe. Perspectives on European Politics and Society, 13(2), pp. 226-245. (doi:10.1080/15705854.2012.675654)

Gherghina, S. (2012) Changing borders, stable attitudes: The national and European identity before and after the most recent EU enlargements. Romanian Journal of European Affairs, 12(2), pp. 52-66.

Gherghina, S. and Chiru, M. (2012) Voting after watching: the strategic role of election polls. European Review, 20(02), pp. 210-221. (doi:10.1017/S1062798711000548)

Gherghina, S. and Chiru, M. (2012) The first casting happens at home: role formation in the European parliamentary elections. Southeast European and Black Sea Studies, 12(2), pp. 299-314. (doi:10.1080/14683857.2012.686014)

Gherghina, S. and Jiglau, G. (2012) Where does the mechanism collapse? Understanding the 2008 Romanian electoral system. Representation, 48(4), pp. 445-459. (doi:10.1080/00344893.2012.720889)

Gherghina, S. and Klymenko, L. (2012) Why look back? Citizens' attitudes toward the Communist Regime in Belarus, Russia, and Ukraine. Problems of Post-Communism, 59(1), pp. 55-65. (doi:10.2753/PPC1075-8216590105)

Klymenko, L. and Gherghina, S. (2012) Determinants of positive attitudes towards an authoritarian regime: the case of Belarus. Soviet and Post-Soviet Review, 39(2), pp. 249-269. (doi:10.1163/18763324-03902006)

Stefan, L., Gherghina, S. and Chiru, M. (2012) We all agree that we disagree too much: attitudes of Romanian MPs towards party discipline. East European Politics, 28(2), pp. 180-192. (doi:10.1080/13523279.2011.635649)

Vlas, N. and Gherghina, S. (2012) Where does religion meet democracy? A comparative analysis of attitudes in Europe. International Political Science Review, 33(3), pp. 336-351. (doi:10.1177/0192512111415983)

Jiglau, G. and Gherghina, S. (2011) The divergent paths of the ethnic parties in post-communist transitions. Transition Studies Review, 18(2), pp. 445-457. (doi:10.1007/s11300-011-0212-4)

Gherghina, S. and Tseng, H.-K. (2011) When candidates and vote distribution matter: A new indicator of electoral competitiveness. SSRN Electronic Journal, (doi:10.2139/ssrn.2028618)

Gherghina, S. (2011) Does government performance matter? Electoral support for incumbents in six post-communist countries. Contemporary Politics, 17(3), pp. 257-277. (doi:10.1080/13569775.2011.597144)

Gherghina, S. (2011) MPs' role orientations in newly emerged democratic legislatures. Journal of Legislative Studies, 17(1), pp. 45-64. (doi:10.1080/13572334.2011.545179)

Gherghina, S. and Jiglau, G. (2011) Explaining ethnic mobilisation in post-communist countries. Europe-Asia Studies, 63(1), pp. 49-76. (doi:10.1080/09668136.2011.534302)

Jiglău, G. and Gherghina, S. (2011) The ideological institutionalization of the Romanian party system. Romanian Journal of Political Science, 11(1), pp. 71-90.

Gherghina, S. (2010) Unraveling romance: an assessment of candidate countries’ support for the EU. Comparative European Politics, 8(4), pp. 444-467. (doi:10.1057/cep.2009.6)

Gherghina, S. and Braghiroli, S. (2010) A lover to be ashamed of: Romania in the eyes of the Italian political elites. Journal of Social Research and Policy, 1(2), pp. 5-17.

Lowery, D., Otjes, S., Gherghina, S. , Van Witteloostuijn, A., Peli, G. and Brasher, H. (2010) Unpacking LogM: toward a more general theory of party system density. American Journal of Political Science, 54(4), pp. 921-935. (doi:10.1111/j.1540-5907.2010.00469.x)

Gherghina, S. and Frantescu, D. (2010) Improving rookies’ performance: an assessment of the Romanian MEPs’ activity. European Review, 18(02), p. 155. (doi:10.1017/S1062798709990391)

Gherghina, S. and Chiru, M. (2010) Practice and payment: determinants of candidate list position in European Parliament elections. European Union Politics, 11(4), pp. 533-552. (doi:10.1177/1465116510380284)

Gherghina, S. (2009) The helping hand: the role of the EU in the democratization of post-communist Europe. Romanian Journal of Political Science, 9(2), pp. 65-79.

Vlas, N. and Gherghina, S. (2009) Convergence or replacement? Attitudes towards political and religious institutions in contemporary Romania. Journal for the Study of Religions and Ideologies, 8(24), pp. 70-94.

Books

Gherghina, S. (2014) Party Organization and Electoral Volatility in Central and Eastern Europe: Enhancing Voter Loyalty. Series: Routledge research in comparative politics (61). Routledge: London. ISBN 9780415737166

Book Sections

Gherghina, S. and Chiru, M. (2018) Romania: an ambivalent parliamentary opposition. In: De Giorgi, E. and Ilonszki, G. (eds.) Opposition Parties in European Legislatures: Conflict or Consensus? Series: Routledge studies on political parties and party systems. Routledge: Abingdon, pp. 191-209. ISBN 9781138674875

Gherghina, S. (2017) The use of referendums in Central and Eastern Europe after the EU accession. In: Hashimoto, T. and Rhimes, M. (eds.) Reviewing European Union Accession: Unexpected Results, Spillover Effects, and Externalities. Series: Law in Eastern Europe (67). Brill: Leiden, pp. 41-56. ISBN 9789004316478

Gherghina, S. , Miscoiu, S. and Soare, S. (2017) How far does nationalism go? An overview of populist parties in Central and Eastern Europe. In: Heinisch, R. C., Holtz-Bacha, C. and Mazzoleni, O. (eds.) Political Populism: A Handbook. Nomos: Baden-Baden, pp. 193-208. ISBN 9783848725342

Geissel, B. and Gherghina, S. (2016) Constitutional deliberative democracy and democratic innovations. In: Reuchamps, M. and Suiter, J. (eds.) Constitutional Deliberative Democracy in Europe. Series: Studies in European political science. ECPR Press: Colchester, pp. 75-92. ISBN 9781785521454

Chiru, M., Gauja, A., Gherghina, S. and Rodriguez-Teruel, J. (2015) Explaining change in party leadership selection rules. In: Cross, W. P. and Pilet, J.-B. (eds.) The Politics of Party Leadership: a Cross-National Perspective. Oxford University Press: Oxford, pp. 31-49. ISBN 9780198748984

Gherghina, S. and Spáč, P. (2015) Democratising candidate selection in Romania and Slovakia. In: Sandri, G. and Seddone, A. (eds.) Party Primaries in Comparative Perspective. Ashgate: Surrey, pp. 145-160. ISBN 9781472450388

Chiru, M. and Gherghina, S. (2014) Let’s not risk too much: the selection of party leaders in Romania. In: Pilet, J.-B. and Cross, W. P. (eds.) The Selection of Political Party Leaders in Contemporary Parliamentary Democracies: a Comparative Study. Series: Routledge research on social and political elites (4). Routledge: London, pp. 141-155. ISBN 9780415704168

Gherghina, S. (2009) The success of extremist parties in Central and Eastern European States and its causes. In: Backes, U., Jaskulowski, T. and Polese, A. (eds.) Totalitarismus und Transformation. Vandenhoeck and Ruprecht, pp. 185-208. ISBN 9783525369111 (doi:10.13109/9783666369117.185)

Book Reviews

Gherghina, S. (2014) Review of Valerie J. Bunce and Sharon L. Wolchik Defeating Authoritarian Leaders in Postcommunist Countries (Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2011). East European Politics, 30(1), pp. 148-149. (doi:10.1080/21599165.2013.864969) [Book Review]

Edited Books

Gherghina, S. , Iancu, A. and Soare, S. (Eds.) (2018) Party Members and Their Importance in Non-EU Countries: A Comparative Analysis. Series: Routledge studies on political parties and party systems. Routledge: Abingdon. ISBN 9781138708631

Gherghina, S. and Kopecky, P. (Eds.) (2016) Politicization of Administrative Elites in Western Europe [Guest editors]. Palgrave Macmillan.

Gherghina, S. , Ekman, J. and Podolian, O. (Eds.) (2016) Political Participation and Civic Engagement in Central and Eastern Europe [Guest editors]. Taylor & Francis.

Gherghina, S. (Ed.) (2015) The Romanian Political System after 1989 [Guest editor]. De Gruyter.

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