Coree Brown Swan, Ph.D.

University of Edinburgh

Country: United Kingdom (Scotland)

About Me:

Coree Brown Swan received her doctorate from the University of Edinburgh in 2018. Her dissertation, titled The Art of the Possible: Framing Self-government in Scotland and Flanders explored the self-government goals advanced by the Scottish National Party and the Flemish Volksunie and Nieuw-Vlaamse Alliantie. She now works as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Centre on Constitutional Change exploring the changing constitutional and institutional dynamics in the United Kingdom which have resulted from the Scottish independence referendum, changes to the devolution settlement, and Brexit. 

Research Interests

Political Parties and Interest Groups

European Politics

Race, Ethnicity and Politics

Text as Data

Nationalism, National Identity

Comparative Sub-state Politics


Referendums, Elections, Voting


Sub-state Nationalism

Countries of Interest

United Kingdom