vrije universiteit brussel
Maximilian is a PhD student on a scholarship of the Research Foundation Flanders (FWO) and conducts his research at the Department of Communication Sciences of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. He holds an MA in Communication Studies and a BA in Arts and Culture. His research is focussed on the political communication of populist radical right parties and their relation to the media. Maximilian has worked as a newspaper journalist in Germany for several years.