Niko Switek

DAAD Visiting Assistant Professor



Niko Switek is DAAD Visiting Assistant Professor for German Studies at the Henry M. Jackson School for International Studies and the Department of Political Science at the University of Washington. His research interests focus on political parties and party systems as well as on coalition politics. He wrote extensively about the green party family in Western Europe and he worked on parties on European level (‘Europarties’).


  • University of Duisburg Essen (Germany), Ph.D. Political Science, 2015