Simona Kustec

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Simona Kustec is a full professor and researcher at the Faculty of Management, University of Primorska. Her research interests include public policy and policy analysis, management and governance studies, human rights policies, and the user role of education and science. As an active researcher and scholar, she has published over 400 different scholarly works at home and abroad, and she has worked and received further training as a visiting lecturer and researcher at many foreign universities, including the University of Essex and the University of Stirling in the UK, the University of Konstanz and the University of Duisburg in Germany, the University of Jyväskylä in Finland, the University of Paraná in Brazil, the International University of Venice in Italy, the University of Zagreb in Croatia. Between 1999 and 2022 she was employed as a lecturer and researcher at the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ljubljana. During the 2014-2018 parliamentary term, she was a Member of the National Assembly of the Republic of Slovenia and Head of the Parliamentary Group. From 2020 to 2022, she was the Minister of Education, Science, and Sport of the Republic of Slovenia.

Education

Academic year 2023/24
  • Human resource management
    •   first cycle professional study programme (Professional bachelor's degree) Management

    •   Koper

  • Career management
    •   first cycle professional study programme (Professional bachelor's degree) Management

    •   Koper

  • Philosophy
    •   second cycle Master degree study programme Political science - international relations and economic diplomacy

    •   Koper

  • Methods of international relations analysis
    •   second cycle Master degree study programme Political science - international relations and economic diplomacy

    •   Koper

Research

References

COROMINA, Lluís, KUSTEC, Simona. Analytical images of political trust in times of global challenges : the case of Slovenia, Spain and Switzerland. Journal of comparative politics. [Online ed.]. Jan. 2020, vol. 13, no. 1, str. 102-118, ilustr. ISSN 1338-1385. http://www.jofcp.org/assets/jcp/JCP-January-2020.pdf. [COBISS.SI-ID 36561501]

KROPIVNIK, Samo, KUSTEC, Simona. Evolution of manifestos in a developing parliamentary democracy with proportional representation and multiparty coalition governments. Party politics. 2018, vol. 24, no. 3, str. 296-306, ilustr. ISSN 1354-0688. DOI: 10.1177/1354068816678890. [COBISS.SI-ID 34483293]

KUSTEC, Simona. Evaluation remarks about Slovenian parliamentary democracy at its twenty-fifth anniversary. Prispevki za novejšo zgodovino. [Tiskana izd.]. 2016, letn. 56, št. 3, str. 42-58, ilustr. ISSN 0353-0329. http://ojs.inz.si/pnz/article/view/191. [COBISS.SI-ID 3691380]

KROPIVNIK, Samo, KUSTEC, Simona. Between institutional political and policy agenda : an analysis of issue congruence in the 2004-2008 election cycle in Slovenia. Communist and post-communist studies. Mar. 2015, vol. 48, no. 1, str. 43-59, ilustr. ISSN 0967-067X. DOI: 10.1016/j.postcomstud.2015.01.002. [COBISS.SI-ID 33394013]

KUSTEC, Simona, MCARDLE, David. National law, domestic governance and global policy : a case study of anti-doping policy in Slovenia. International journal of sport policy. 2014, vol. 6, no. 1, str. 71-87. ISSN 1940-6940. DOI: 10.1080/19406940.2012.662692. [COBISS.SI-ID 31198557]

KUSTEC, Simona, ZAJC, Drago. Politike človekovih pravic. Založba Univerze na Primorskem, Koper, 2022. V tisku.

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