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Visiting PhD

Gilles Pittoors is a visiting PhD student from Ghent University i Belgien

Gilles Pittoors is a PhD candidate and teaching assistant at Ghent University, Belgium. He holds a BA in Modern History, an MA in European Studies and MSc in European Politics. Before starting his PhD, Gilles worked in several Brussels-based EU institutions and advocacy groups. His research focuses on the europeanisation of national political parties. His broader academic interest involves multilevel democracy and the democratisation of the EU.