Marina Nistotskaya


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

About Marina Nistotskaya

I am Professor at the Department of Political Science and researcher at the Quality of Government Institute, University of Gothenburg.


My research focuses on:

I have published on these and related topics in Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Governance, Public Administration, the European Journal of Political Research, Environment and Planning C and Journal of East African Studies.

Please see my CV for a more detailed overview of my publications and previous and current projects.


I teach BA, MA and PhD-level courses. I am the course coordinater for Quality of Government in Comparative Perspective (MA), Delegation to Executives: Dilemmas and Institutional Solutions (BA) and Advanced Study of the State, its Citizens and its Institutions (PhD).

I am currently supervising three PhD student: Magnus Åsblad (main supervisor), Monika de Silva (second supervisor) and Palina Kolvani (second supervisor).

Under my supervision more than 45 students have successfully defended their MA dissertations at the University of Gothenburg. I also supervise theses of BA students.