Delia Zollinger is a PhD student at the chair for Swiss Politics and Comparative Political Economy. She studied Comparative Politics at the London School of Economics and Political Science (MSc, 2017-2018), and Political Science with minors in Law and Arabic at the University of Zurich (BA, 2013-2016). She has worked as a research assistant at UZH (for Professors Dominik Hangartner and Silja Häusermann) and LSE (for Professor David Soskice), for a Swiss asset manager (responsAbility), and as an intern with the UN in Jordan. Her current research focuses on political divides in modern knowledge economies, particularly on the role of social identities and their economic and cultural roots. Since 2019, Delia is a beneficiary of the Swiss National Science Foundation's Doc.CH grant.