Todd Hartman


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Todd Hartman is Professor of Quantitative Social Science (Department of Social Statistics) and Deputy Director of the Cathie Marsh Institute at the University of Manchester. His research explores the psychological underpinnings of public opinion and behaviour using cutting-edge research methods and statistical techniques. His work has been published in prestigious peer-reviewed academic journals such as Nature Communications, Nature: Scientific Reports, Psychological Medicine, Big Data & Society, British Journal of Political Science, The Journal of Quantitative Criminology, Social Psychological and Personality Science, Political Psychology, Political Communication, and The Geographical Journal.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, The Effects of Policy Metaphors on Political Attitudes, Stony Brook University


Award Date: 22 May 2009

Master of Arts, Talking the Gun Out of Irish Politics: Framing the Peace Process, San Francisco State University


Award Date: 24 May 2003

Bachelor of Arts, University of California, Davis


Award Date: 19 Dec 1998

External positions

Daniel B German Distinguished Professor, Appalachian State University (North Carolina, USA)

9 Aug 20229 May 2023

Areas of expertise

  • HA Statistics

Research Beacons, Institutes and Platforms

  • Cathie Marsh Institute


  • political psychology
  • Network analysis
  • Experimental Design


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