Portrait of David F. J. Campbell.

Prof. Dr. David F. J. Campbell, PD (Privatdozent)

"To vote politicians peacefully out-off-office, this defines a political key process in democracy."

DAVID F. J. CAMPBELL is a Research Fellow (Senior Scientist) at the Institute of Science Communication and Higher Education Research (WIHO), Faculty for Interdisciplinary Studies (iff), Alpen-Adria-University of Klagenfurt, Lecturer and “Privat-Dozent” in Political Science at the University of Vienna and a Quality Enhancement Expert and Quality Researcher at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna.

He studied political science at the University of Vienna, completing his studies with a doctoral degree in .

In , Campbell received a "Habilitation" (Doktor Habilitatus) from the University of Vienna with a Venia Docendi for Comparative Political Science.

Campbell teaches (taught) at the University of Klagenfurt, University of Vienna, University of Applied Arts Vienna and George Washington University in Washington D.C. (Elliott School of International Affairs).

Selected Publications

Campbell lead-authored:

Co-authored or co-edited:

His articles on knowledge, innovation, knowledge economy and democracy (knowledge democracy and quality of democracy) have been published in several international journals (citations of his academic work can be followed at Google Scholar.


David Campbell is Academic Director of the global Democracy Ranking of the quality of democracy.

And he is Senior Associate Editor (Chief Associate Editor) to the following journals and the following book series:

Contact Information

You can reach David F. J. Campbell via email:

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