I am a Professor of Contemporary British Politics and Society at the Sorbonne Nouvelle University in Paris. My specialist subject is political participation, organisational change and mobilisation within the British Labour Party, which has come to include a study of the impact of new technologies on party membership and activism. Other aspects of her research include ideology, political leadership, the rhetoric of political images, social networks and creativity in political research.
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
British politics, Labour Party, political parties, party organisation, organisational change, party members, party conferences, political leadership, political participation, mobilisation, new technologies, social networks