Thomas Lehner is working as a PhD researcher in the Horizon 2020 Project "The choice for Europe since Maastricht" since June 2016.

He received his Master in Political Science from the University of Salzburg in 2016. His research interest focuses on the European Parliament, voting behavior and the influence of national parties in the European policy making process.

Mapping Contestation on Fiscal Integration: Evidence from New Data (Discussion Paper no. 2)