About Research

Scientific Journals

Members of our Faculty serve on editorial boards of several scientific journals. Some of our Faculty also act as chief (co-)editors of such journals.  

Centre for Political Philosophy

The Centre for Political Philosophy (CPP) was established in 2012 and is an interdisciplinary platform for political thought, bringing together all those with active interests in the field at Leiden University. The CPP is an initiative of the Institute for Philosophy and the Institute for Political Science at Leiden University.

Central and East European Studies Centre

The Central and Eastern European Studies Centre is an interdisciplinary platform of scholars of Leiden University. The Centre’s mission is to bundle together, strengthen and disseminate existing research into the history, politics, and culture of the region, spanning the new member states of the EU, but also Ukraine, Moldova, the Western Balkans and Russia.