Abdelkarim Amengay

Ph.D. Candidate

I am a doctoral candidate (ABD) in Political Science at Sciences PoParis and the University of Ottawa and a recipient of the prestigiousJoseph-Armand-Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship. My thesis examines theimpact of media content—mainly that related to immigration and crime— on thevote for the French right-wing populist party the National Front. More broadly, my research interests includeelections, political parties, electoral behavior and political psychology, witha focus on populism in the European context.

Research Topics

Populism, Political psychology, Europe, Quantitative methods, Electoral behavior