Frida Boräng

Senior Lecturer

Department of Political
Visiting address
Sprängkullsgatan 19
41123 Göteborg
Room number
Postal address
Box 711
40530 Göteborg

About Frida Boräng


Frida Boräng received her Ph.D. in Political science from the University of Gothenburg in 2013, and is currently Associate Professor at the Department of Political Science and Research Fellow at the Quality of Government Institute (QoG).  

Areas of interest

Research interests include immigration policy, comparative political economy, interest groups and advocacy, and public goods provision.

  Current research

Boräng is part of a team of researchers working on the Performance of Democracies Project (PERDEM). She is project leader for the project “Islands of success. How to make development projects work in challenging contexts” (funded by the Swedish Research Council). She is also involved in the project “Migration policy and the welfare state in comparative and historical perspective” (funded by the Swedish Research Council).

Teaching and tutoring

• Coordinating and teaching on the master course The Performance of Democracies (SK2211) • Coordinating and teaching on the bachelor level course Miljöpolitikens villkor (SK1224) • Thesis supervision and examination at bachelor and master level • Supervision at doctoral level (second supervisor)