Has taught a number of courses on comparative environmental politics, natural resource management, the politics of fisheries, and quantitative research methods
2019-now - Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Political Science, University of Oslo
2018-now - Postdoctoral researcher, Centre for Collective Action Research, University of Gothenburg (20% from Autumn 2019)
2018 - PhD in Political Science, Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg
2017 - Visiting researcher, Department of Political Science, Climate&Energy College, University of Melbourne
2017 - Visiting researcher, Department of Political Science, University of Oslo
- Centre for Collective Action Research, University of Gothenburg
- Quality of Government Institute, University of Gothenburg
- Varieties of Democracy Project
- Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance
- Board member of the Interdisciplinary Corruption Research Network
Ahlbom Persson, Tove & Povitkina, Marina (2017). “"Gimme Shelter": The role of democracy and quality of government in disaster preparedness. Political research quarterly. ISSN 1065-9129. 70(4), p. 833–847. doi: 10.1177/1065912917716335.
Povitkina, Marina & Matti, Simon (2021). Quality of Government and Environmental Sustainability. In Bågenholm, Andreas; Bauhr, Monika; Grimes, Marcia & Rothstein, Bo (Ed.), Oxford Handbook of the Quality of Government. Oxford University Press. ISSN 9780198858218. p. 399–426. doi: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780198858218.013.20.
Povitkina, Marina (2018). Necessary but not Sustainable? The Limits of Democracy in Achieving Environmental Sustainability. University of Gothenburg. ISSN 9789198440249.