Francesco Bromo

Francesco Bromo

Political Science Ph.D. Candidate and Instructor of Record

Bush School, Texas A&M University

About Me

Hello! Thank you for visiting my website. I am a Ph.D. Candidate in Political Science and Instructor of Record at Texas A&M University. I hold a BA in Politics and International Relations & Economics from the University of Strathclyde. My research interests include: Legislatures; executives; constitutional design, procedures, and practices; judicial politics; representative institutions; coalition governance; electoral and policy outcomes; the determinants of voting behavior. On the 2023-24 AY job market.

In my dissertation project, I focus on the use and consequences of government-initiated votes of confidence in parliamentary democracies and related features of parliamentarism.

Download a copy of my CV (November 2023)

  • Comparative Politics
  • Methods
  • American Politics
  • Ph.D. Political Science, 2024 (Expected)

    Texas A&M University

  • BA (Hons) Politics and International Relations & Economics, 2019

    University of Strathclyde (Glasgow, United Kingdom)

Recent Publications

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(2023). Executive Power and Accountability in Italy and the Government’s Response to Covid-19. Interdisciplinary Political Studies 9(1):43-64.


(2023). The Leopard Paradox? Meloni’s Institutional Reforms in Italy. Verfassungsblog: On Matters Constitutional, 2023/6/01,


(2022). Elections, Governments, Heads, and Legislatures in Italy 1720-2021. Italian Journal of Electoral Studies, Research Notes 2, 1-7.

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Texas A&M University
Instructor of Record
Aug 2023 – Present College Station, Texas
  • POLS 322: Western European Government and Politics
Texas A&M University
Teaching Assistant
Aug 2020 – May 2023 College Station, Texas
  • POLS 352: Empirical Democratic Theory (Instructor: José A. Cheibub)
  • POLS 626: Comparative Political Institutions (Graduate seminar; Instructor: José A. Cheibub)