Ovidiu Cristian NOROCEL


Ov Cristian Norocel is Associate Senior Lecturer (biträdande lektor) in Gender Studies at Lund University (Sweden). Previously, he undertook his Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship (2017-2019) in the Atelier Genre(s) et Sexualité(s) at ULB, where he remains a scientific collaborator. His research and publications focus mainly on issues of gender and right-wing populist political communication during election periods; political discourses aimed at normalizing extreme right opinions; as well as the construction and maintenance of various power hierarchies within these discourses. He examines these phenomena in a comparative perspective both in the Nordic countries, with a focus on Sweden and Finland, as well as in Central Europe, with focus on Hungary and Romania.

Domaines d'intérêt

Intersectional perspectives on politics

  • Critical masculinity studies and right-wing extremism
  • Anti-gender campaigns and retrogressive politics in Europe
  • Gender, social media, affect and (right-wing populist) politics
  • Critical qualitative methods