Professor of Political Science.
Chair, Swedish Political Science Association (SWEPSA).
Member of the Board, Nordic Political Science Association (NOPSA).
At the University of Stirling, Scotland (Politics Division, School of Arts & Humanities): Honorary Senior Research Fellow.
Managing the Swedish part of the European research programme "Imagination - Urban Implications and Governance of CEE Migration" (2013-16) / Urban Europe Joint Programming Initiative
For telephone contact, please dial 0046 31 7864672 or 0046 709 931976.
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Social Democracy, Migration Policy, Parties/Party Behaviour; Ideology, Welfare State.
J Hinnfors. ”le consentement à l'économie de marché, une constante social-démocrate en Suède et au Royaume-Uni”, pp 17-35, Critique Internationale, No 43, 2009 -- English Version: "Market-Friendly Social Democracy".
U Bjereld, M Demker & J Hinnfors. Varför vetenskap? Lund: Studentlitteratur 2009 (new edition).
J Hinnfors "Social Democracy." International . in B Badie, D Berg-Schlosser & L Morlino (eds.) Encyclopedia of Political Science. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE, 2011. pp 2424-27.
J Hinnfors, A Spehar & G Bucken-Knapp. ”The Missing Factor: Why Social Democracy Can Lead to Restrictive Immigration Policy”, Journal of European Public Policy, Vol 19, 2012:4.
A-M Ekengren & J Hinnfors. Uppsatshandbok. Hur du lyckas med din uppsats ["Dissertation/Thesis Handbook. How to Succeed with your Dissertation/Thesis"], Lund: Studentlitteratur, (new edition), 2012, 148 pp.
U. Korkut, G. Bucken-Knapp, A. McGarry, J. Hinnfors, & H. Drake (eds.), The Discourses and Politics of Migration in Europe (Forthcoming, June 2013, Palgrave).
A. Spehar, G. Bucken-Knapp & J. Hinnfors, "Ideology and Entry Policy: Why Non-Socialist Parties in Sweden Support Open Door Migration Policies", in U. Korkut, G. Bucken-Knapp, A. McGarry, J. Hinnfors, & H. Drake (eds.), The Discourses and Politics of Migration in Europe (Forthcoming, June 2013, Palgrave).
U Korkut, J. Hinnfors and H Drake, "Conclusions", in U. Korkut, G. Bucken-Knapp, A. McGarry, J. Hinnfors, & H. Drake (eds.), The Discourses and Politics of Migration in Europe (Forthcoming, June 2013, Palgrave).
With colleagues Andrea Spehar and Gregg Bucken-Knapp I hosted the 14-15 June International Workshop "Political Parties and Migration Policy Puzzles: The European Scene" (University of Gothenburg).
"Socialdemokratins ideologiska vilsenhet", paper presented at the Labour Movement Research Network Conference, Stockholm 8-9 May 2009.
Y Aucante & J Hinnfors. "Social Democracy, ideological change, and the global crisis: lost opportunity or business as usual” (with Yohann Aucante)", Paper presented at the "Policy Choice During Societal Change", SWEPSA Annual Conference, Gothenburg, 30 September-2 October 2010, 14 pp.
A Spehar, G Bucken-Knapp & J Hinnfors. "Ideology and Entry Policy: Why Non-Socialist Parties in Sweden Support Open Door Migration Policies", Paper presented at the "Politics of Migration: Citizenship, Inclusion and Discourse in Europe Conference". A Joint Workshop of GCU Institute for Society and Social Justice, PSA Comparative European Politics, and French Politics Specialist Groups, Glasgow 10-12 November, 2011.
G Bucken-Knapp, J Hinnfors, A Spehar & P Levin. "No Nordic Model: Understanding Differences in the Labour Migration Policy Preferences of Mainstream Finnish and Swedish Political Parties", Paper presented at the ECPR Sixth Pan-European Conference on EU Politics, the section on Immigration, Migration and Asylum, Tampere, Finland, 13-15 September 2012.
G Bucken-Knapp, J Hinnfors, A Spehar & P Levin. “Swedish exceptionalism? Understanding the Integration Policy Preferences of Mainstream Swedish Political Parties”, (with Gregg Bucken-Knapp and Andrea Spehar), paper presented at the conference ”PSA Specialist groups, Immigrants in Europe: Between the Eurozone Crisis and the Arab Spring”, University of Westminster, London, 9 November 2012.
Frequently commissioned as research and education evaluator (Journal Peer Review Assignments; Higher Education Agency Commissions etc; Denmark, Estonia, Sweden)
Gothenburg: Comparative Politics, Supervision, all educational levels.
Stirling University, Scotland: Party Systems in a Comparative Perspective, Advanced Level.
Doctoral Student Supervision Experience: 14 PhD students in all.
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