Service

Service to Discipline

European Political Science Association: Co-founder; Treasurer/Vice-President 2011-present; First Annual General Conference Organizer 2011; Treasurer/Vice-President 2011–present; Programme Committee Chair, 2014 Annual Conference.

University Service, London School of Economics and Political Science:

  • Head of Department, Department of Methodology, 2011–2013.
  • Director of the Doctoral Training Centre, 2011–2013.

External examiner for Research Methods in the Department of Political Science, University College London, 2012-present.

External assessor, Quality Review of the School of Law and Government, Dublin City University, 7-9 February 2007.

Section chair, Representation and Electoral Systems, 2007 Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association Meeting, Chicago.

Editorial board, Book series: Interests, Identities, and Institutions in Comparative Politics, University of Michigan press, 2006-present.

Editorial board, Electoral Studies, 2003-present

Member, Standing Group on Analytical Politics and Public Choice, European Consortium for Political Research, 2005-present.

Member, International Studies Committee, Royal Irish Academy, 2005.

Assistant Academic Convener, ECPR General Conference, Canterbury, UK, September 6-8, 2001. 1999-2001.

Core team member, Irish National Social and Political Survey. 1999-2002.

Director, Political Studies Association of Ireland Press. 1999-2001.

Executive Board Member, Political Studies of Association of Ireland. 1999-2001.

Anonymous reviewer for: American Political Science Review, American Journal of Political Science, British Journal of Political Science, Comparative Political Studies, Cambridge University Press, Electoral Studies, Economics and Politics, European Journal of Political Research, Irish Political Studies, Journal of Information Technology and Politics, Japanese Journal of Political Science, Journal of Peace Research, Journal of Politics, Legislative Studies Quarterly, National Science Foundation, Party Politics, Political Analysis, Political Studies, Quarterly Journal of Political Science.

University Service, Trinity College

  • Head of Department, Political Science, 2008-present
  • Executive Board member, Institute for International Integration Studies, Trinity College, University of Dublin, 2004-present
  • Director of Teaching and Learning, Postgraduate Programme, School of Social Sciences and Philosophy, 2005-2007
  • Executive Committee, School of Social Sciences and Philosophy, 2005-2007; 2008-present
  • Graduate Strategy Working Group on Graduate Education, 2005-2010 (sub-committee of the Graduate Studies Committee), 2005-2006
  • Director of Graduate Admissions, Department of Political Science, Trinity College Dublin. 2003-2005
  • Graduate Director, Department of Political Science, Trinity College Dublin. 1999-2002
  • External referee, New Lecturers’ Start-Up Fund Applications, 2005
  • School of Social Sciences and Philosophy, Post-Graduate Working Party, 2005
  • Career Services Advisory Committee, 2004-2005
  • Provost’s Lecturers Forum, Bess Representative, 2003-2005
  • Fellows’ Standing Committee, 2004-2005
  • Trinity Higher Access (RDS Dublin), BESS Representative, September 2001
  • Mature Student Interviews, History and Political Science, 2001
  • Job Search Committee, Lecturer in Political Science, 2000
  • Graduate Studies Committee, 2000-present
  • Fulbright Selection Committee (Ireland), Spring 2000
  • College Tutor, 1999-2006
  • Business, Economics, and Social Studies Faculty Executive Committee, 1998-1999
  • Y2K Committee, 1998-2000

Professional referee for: American Political Science Review,  American Journal of Political Science, British Journal of Political Science, Comparative Political Studies, Cambridge University Press, Electoral Studies, Economics and Politics, European Journal of Political Research, Irish Political Studies, Japanese Journal of Political Science, Journal of Peace Research, Journal of Politics, Legislative Studies Quarterly, National Science Foundation, Party Politics, Political Analysis, Political Studies.