John Curtice
Deputy-Director of CREST
Professor of Politics
University of Strathclyde

Co-Director of the British General Election Study from 1983 to 1997, and Deputy Director of CREST since 1994. Consultant, British Social Attitudes series since 1985. Visiting Fellow, National Centre for Social Research, London. Former Nuffield Foundation Research Fellow, ESRC Survey Link Scheme Fellow, and Fellow-in-Residence, Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study. Visiting Faculty, Indiana University. Co-author of How Britain Votes (1985), Understanding Political Change (1991) and On Message (1999). Co-editor Labour's Last Chance (1994) and annual British Social Attitudes: since 1994. Contributor, Nuffield Election Studies since 1979, British Social Attitudes Reports since 1986, and to numerous edited collections. Articles in a wide range of academic journals. Regular consultant and contributor, BBC Television and Radio, and to a wide range of newspapers.

Research interests

  • Electoral behaviour
  • Social and political attitudes
  • Electoral systems and political parties
  • Survey research methods both in Britain and in a comparative perspective

Selected Publications

Bromley, C., Curtice, J. and Seyd, B. (2001), ‘Political engagement, trust and constitutional reform’, in Park, A. et al [Eds.] British Social Attitudes, the 18th BSA Report: Public policy, Social ties. London: Sage.

Curtice, J. and Seyd, B. (2001), ‘Is devolution strengthening or weakening the UK?’, in Park, A. et al [Eds.] British Social Attitudes, the 18th BSA Report: Public policy, Social ties. London: Sage.

Heath, A., R. Jowell, R. J. and Curtice (2001) The Rise of New Labour: Party Policies and Voter Choices, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Norris, P., J. Curtice, D. Sanders, M. Scammell, and H. Semetko, (1999) On Message: Communicating the Campaign’, London: Sage Publications.

Heath, A., R. Jowell, and J. Curtice (1994) Labour’s Last Chance, Aldershot: Dartmouth.

Heath, A., R. Jowell, and J. Curtice (1985) How Britain Votes, Oxford: Pergamon Press.

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Contact details
Telephone: +44 141 548 4223
Fax: +44 141 552 5677
Email:
j.curtice@strath.ac.uk


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