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Aidan Regan

Lecturer/Assistant Professor
School of Politics and International Relations
+35317168154
University College Dublin, School of Politics and International Relations, Newman Building Belfield Dublin 4

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BIO

Aidan Regan is an Assistant Professor at the School of Politics and International Relations at University College Dublin (UCD). He is also Director of the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence in the New Political Economy of Europe at UCD's Dublin European Institute (DEI), and Director of Graduate Master Studies at the School of Politics. Prior to UCD, Aidan was a postdoctoral fellow at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies in Germany (MPIfG), and a Max Weber postdoctoral fellow at the European University Institute (EUI) in Italy. Aidan completed his PhD in Public Policy at the College of Social Science at UCD, whilst also working at the Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies (AIAS), at the University of Amsterdam. Aidan's research is focused on the comparative political economy of Europe. In particular, he specialises in the comparative politics of the eurozone crisis, industrial relations, housing markets and the welfare state. His work has appeared in various scientific journals including Perspectives on Politics, Politics and Society, New Political Economy, the Journal for Common Market Studies, European Journal of Industrial Relations, Comparative European Politics, Socio-Economic Review, Intereconomics, among other outlets. Aidan is a network organiser at the Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics (SASE), and the Council for European Studies (CES). He teaches undergraduate and postgraduate modules at UCD, including Capitalism and Democracy, the Politics of Inequality, and the Political Economy of Europe. You can follow him on Twitter at @aidan_regan

UNIVERSITY COLLEGE DUBLIN APPOINTMENTS

  • Graduate (Master) Studies Director
    University College Dublin, School of Politics and International Relations, Dublin, Ireland1 Sep 2017
  • Director, Dublin European Institute
    University College Dublin, School of Politics and International Relations, Dublin, Ireland1 Sep 2016
  • Director, MSC in European Governance
    University College Dublin, College of Social Science and Law, Dublin, Ireland1 Sep 2018

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

  • Junior Researcher
    Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies (University of Amsterdam)30 Jun 2011 - 30 Jun 2012
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
    European University Institute (EUI)1 Oct 2012 - 1 Oct 2013
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
    Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies (MPIfG), Köln1 Oct 2014 - 30 Jan 2014
  • Lecturer
    James Madison University, Florence, Italy1 Sep 2012 - 1 Jul 2013

DEGREES

  • PhD
    University College Dublin

LANGUAGES

  • Spanish; Castilian
    Can understand