Isadora Borges Monroy

McGill University

Department of Political Science
Program: PhD
Supervisor: Dietlind Stolle
Start: 2015
End: 2021
Twitter URL: 1sadoraB

Title: Untitled as of yet! It's a little too soon for one.

In advanced democracies most citizens use information and communication technologies (ICTs), which would make them stakeholders of technology policies surrounding issues of privacy and surveillance, fair use, censorship and prosecution of piracy, broadband rollout and municipal Internet deployment, etc. The project seeks to understand how and mobilization among some ICT users develops into a political identifier, and how this has repercussions at the party level —whether these topics are picked up by existing parties or does weak competiveness facilitate the formation of third parties like Pirate Parties. The

Previous Awards
2015-2016 Frank Kunz Fellowship in Political Science: McGill University Graduate Excellence Fellowship: McGill University Recruitment fellowship from the Centre for the Study of Democratic Citizenship 2013-2014 Academic Tuition Scholarship: University of Chicago Merit-Based Award, Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología, México 2012-2013 Thesis grant: Secretaría de Educación Pública, México 2011 Academic Tuition Scholarship: University of California, Irvine 2010 Workshop and travel g

POLI 612 - Research design and empirical methods