Doctor Viktor Valgardsson

Dr Viktor Valgardsson

Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellow

Research interests

  • Political trust
  • Satisfaction with democracy
  • Political participation

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Dr Viktor Orri Valgarðsson is a Leverhulme Early Career Fellow at the department of Politics and International Relations and former Research Fellow at the TrustGov research project.

His fellowship is focused on investigating how political trust might be rebuilt today and his broader research agenda is focused on trust and other types of support; their causes, consequences and changes over time and how they relate to political participation and different conceptions of democracy and representation.