vrije universiteit brussel
Gijs Lambrechts is a teaching assistant and PhD candidate at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. He obtained his Master's degree in Communication Sciences (Media, Journalism and Politics) with extracurricular courses in political science at the VUB, where he wrote a thesis on objectivity in climate journalism. Afterwards, he obtained a second master's degree in Policy Economics at the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven with a thesis on the economic effects of the European Recovery Program. Gijs' doctoral research will focus on populism, climate, and inequality.