Cecilia Josefsson

PhD, Department of Government, Uppsala University

Cecilia Josefsson is Associate Professor (Docent) in Political Science in the Department of Government at Uppsala University. Her research focuses on political institutions and representation with a focus on gender, in a wide variation of contexts including sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America and Scandinavia. Currently, she is researching gendered working conditions and leadership in the Swedish Parliament.

Read more from Associate Professor Cecilia Josefsson:

Erikson, J., Håkansson, S., & Josefsson, C. (2021). Three Dimensions of Gendered Online Abuse: Analyzing Swedish MPs’ Experiences of Social Media. Perspectives on Politics, 1-17.https://doi.org/10.1017/S153759272100204

Josefsson, C. (2020). How candidate selection structures and genders political ambition: illustrations from Uruguay, European Journal of Politics and Gender, 3(1), 61-78. https://doi.org/10.1332/251510819X15693187680761

Clayton A, Josefsson C, Mattes R, Mozaffar S. (2019) In Whose Interest? Gender and Mass–Elite Priority Congruence in Sub-Saharan Africa. Comparative Political Studies. 52(1):69-101. https://doi.org/10.1177/0010414018758767