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Cristina Bucur

Lecturer/Assistant Professor

School of Politics and International Relations


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University College Dublin, School of Politics and International Relations, Newman Building Belfield Dublin 4

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Cristina Bucur is Lecturer / Assistant Professor in the School of Politics and International Relations. Her research interests focus on executive-legislative relations and party politics in parliamentary and semi-presidential democracies. Before joining UCD, Cristina was a postdoctoral fellow at University of Oslo (2014-2017) and has previously taught at Dublin City University and University College Cork. She holds a PhD in Politics and International Relations from Dublin City University, an MA in East European Studies from University of Bologna, and an MA in Political Theory from University of Bucharest.


  • BA
    University of Bucharest1999 - 2003
  • MA
    University of Bucharest2003 - 2005
  • MA
    University of Bologna2005 - 2007
  • PhD
    Dublin City University (DCU) IRL2008 - 2013