Jonas Wenker, M. A.

Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz
Institute for Political Science
Unit "Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft"
D-55099 Mainz

Tel.: +49 [0]6131 39-28856
E-Mail: wenker [at]
Room: Georg Forster-Building 04-440

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Curriculum Vitae

  • 2016 – 2021: Studies in Political Science, Philosophy and Economics at University of Muenster, Graduation in Political Science (Master), Thesis: Democratic Alienation in the United States. A Multicausal Perspective on Satisfaction with Democracy and Losers' Disconsent (Supervisor: Prof. Armin Schäfer)
  • October 2020 – March 2021: Research Assistant at the Department of Political Science at the University of Muenster, Comparative Politics
  • Since April 2022: Lecturer at the Department of Political Science at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Comparative Politics

Research Areas

  • Populism
  • Satisfaction with democracy and political support