Networks and collaborative projects

The GOVTRUST Centre of Excellence participates in multiple networks and collaborative projects.

  • EU Horizon Europe ROBUST project consortium on "Robust Crisis Governance in Turbulent Times"
  • EU Horizon Europe LEGITIMULT project consortium on "Legitimate Crisis Management and Multi-level Governance"
  • CONTRA project consortium on "Conflict in Transformations"
  • MSCA-ITN PLATO on the post-crisis legitimacy of the EU led by ARENA (Oslo) involving 8 universities (e.g. Cambridge, Science Po Paris);
  • EU H2020 TROPICO project network on open government (e.g. Bergen, Erasmus Rotterdam, Roskilde, Potsdam, Tallinn, Cardiff);
  • EU H2020 TiGRE consortium on "Trust in Governance and Regulation in Europe"
  • COBRA-CRIPO network on public agencies involving 23 research teams
  • The ISP3N network on public private partnerships.
  • The ECPR Standing Group on Regulatory Governance
  • IACFS, the International Association of Centers of Federalism Studies
  • IAL, the International Association of Legislation
  • The World Internet Project collaboration
  • DIGI4FED network on (trust in) governance ecosystems for big data, artificial intelligence and blockchain
  • The Association for NeuroPsychoEconomics
  • PSI-CO project on public sector innovation through collaboration

Visiting scholars

The GOVTRUST Centre of Excellence welcomes visiting scholars. They are offered the opportunity to conduct their research at GOVTRUST and to participate at the centre's research activities.

The visiting scholars will be facilitated to:

  • communicate their research plans and results to the interdisciplinary research community of GOVTRUST
  • receive feedback from a select interdisciplinary group of scholars
  • enter into a dialogue with a broad range of disciplinary approaches

Visitors at the GOVTRUST Centre of Excellence

  • 5-7 Sep 2021 | Prof. Joe Hamm & Prof. Caitlin Cavanagh, School of Criminal Justice, Michigan State University, United States
  • 8 Oct 2021 | Prof. Tobias Bach, Department of Political Science, University of Oslo, Norway
  • 24-26 Oct 2021 | Prof. Dominika Latusek-Jurczak, Department of Management & Center for Trust Research, Kozminski University, Poland
  • Oct 2021 | Steven Nõmmik, Ragnar Nurkse Department of Innovation and Governance, Tallinn University of Technology (TalTech), Estonia
  • 29 Aug 2022 | Prof. Dominika Latusek-Jurczak, Department of Management & Center for Trust Research, Kozminski University, Poland
  • 29 Aug 2022 | Monica Brezzi, OECD Directorate for Public Governance, France
  • 30 Aug - 2 Sep 2022 | Prof. David Levi-Faur, Department of Political Science & School of Public Policy, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
  • 2 Sep 2022 | Prof. Monika Glavina, Erasmus School of Law, International and European Union Law, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 5-6 Sep 2022 | Prof. Benny Geys, Department of Economics, BI Norwegian Business School & Prof. Zuzana Murdoch, Department of Government, University of Bergen, Norway
  • 5-16 Sep 2022 | Simon Lenhart, Department for European Policy and the Study of Democracy, University for Continuing Education Krems, Austria
  • 15 Oct - 20 Nov 2022 | Prof. Martino Maggetti, Institute of Political Science & Laboratory for the Analysis of Governance and Public Policy in Europe, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
  • 14-18 Nov 2022 | Prof. Kathryn Wright, York Law School, University of York, UK
  • 27 Jun 2023 | Prof. Anthony M. Bertelli, Pennsylvania State University, US and Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals, Spain
  • 11 Sep - 15 Oct 2023 | Anna Fieldhouse, School of Regulation and Global Governance (RegNet), Australian National University, Australia