Peer-Reviewed Articles

  1. Kerby, Matthew and Feodor Snagovsky. 2019. “Not all experience is created equal: MP Career typologies and ministerial appointments in the Canadian House of Commons, 1968-2015” Government & Opposition.
  2. McAndrews, John, Feodor Snagovsky and Paul Thomas. 2019. “How Citizens Judge Extreme Legislative Dissent: Experimental Evidence from Canada.” Parliamentary Affairs.
  3. Snagovsky, Feodor and Matthew Kerby. 2019. “Political Staff and the Gendered Division of Political Labour in Canada.” Parliamentary Affairs, 72(3), pp. 616–637.
  4. McAllister, Ian and Feodor Snagovsky. 2018. “Explaining voting in the 2017 Australian same-sex marriage plebiscite.” Australian Journal of Political Science, 53(4), pp. 409-427.
  5. Snagovsky, Feodor, and Matthew Kerby. 2018. “The Electoral Consequences of Party Switching in Canada: 1945–2011.” Canadian Journal of Political Science, 51(2), pp. 425-445.

Under Review

  1. Snagovsky, Feodor, Woo Chang Kang, Jill Sheppard and Nicholas Biddle. “Does Descriptive Representation Increase Perceptions of Legitimacy? Evidence from Australia.” Under Review (Revise and Resubmit).
  2. Kang, Woo Chang, Jill Sheppard, Feodor Snagovsky and Nicholas Biddle. “Candidate gender, partisanship and electoral context in Australia.” Under Review.

Book Chapters

  1. Snagovsky, Feodor and Matthew Kerby. 2019. “Party Switching in the Canadian Federal Context: 1867-2014.” In Democracy(ies), Parliamentarism(s) and legitimacy(ies), edited by Nadim Farhat and Philippe Poirier. Larcier. [Book] [Video] [Text]


  1. Snagovsky, Feodor. 2020. “Representation and Legitimacy: Diffuse Support and Descriptive Representation in Westminster Democracies.” Doctoral Thesis, Australian National University.
  2. Snagovsky, Feodor. 2015. “Party Switching in the Canadian House of Commons.” MA Thesis, Université d’Ottawa/University of Ottawa.

Work in Progress

  1. Werner, Annika and Feodor Snagovsky. “Decisive or Dictatorial: Strongman-Style Leadership and Democratic Attitudes.”Presented at the European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) General Conference, Wrocław, Poland, September 6, 2019.
  2. Snagovsky, Feodor, Marija Taflaga and Matthew Kerby. “Climbing the Greasy Pole: Political Advising and Career Trajectories in Industrialized Democracies.”Presented at the Canadian Political Science Association (CPSA) Conference, Vancouver, BC, June 4, 2019.
  3. Snagovsky, Feodor. “What Causes the Honeymoon? Prime Ministers and Post- Election Popularity.” Presented at the Canadian Political Science Association (CPSA) Conference, Vancouver, BC, June 6, 2019.
  4. Kerby, Matthew and Feodor Snagovsky. “After the Ministry: Canadian Post-Ministerial Careers from Trudeau to Trudeau, 1968-2015.” Presented at the Midwest Political Science Association (MPSA) Annual Conference, Chicago, Illinois, April 5, 2019.
  5. Snagovsky, Feodor. “Perceiving Demands for Responsiveness: Diffuse Support and Congruence in Representative Democracies.” Presented at the Southern Political Science Association (SPSA) Conference, Austin, TX, January 17, 2019.