Kim Mannemar Sønderskov
Department of Political Science, Aarhus University
Kim Mannemar Sønderskov is a professor at the Department of Political Science, Aarhus University, and deputy director of the Centre for the Experimental-Philosophical Study of Discrimination at Aarhus University.
His areas of research include political behavior and attitude formation, discrimination, social cohesion, and neighborhood effects. One of his recent research projects deals with how the cohesion of society and the mutual trust of citizens are affected by immigration from non-Western countries. In related projects Sønderskov analyses the impact of economic inequality on social cohesion, well-being, political participation, and trust in government. In the context of the Centre for the Experimental-Philosophical Study of Discrimination, Sønderskov analyses contextual drivers of discrimination against immigrants and other minorities.
Sønderskov has done interdisciplinary work in epidemiology and political science by analyzing the consequences of major societal events.