Hannah S. Chapman

317 Harrison Hall Oxford, OH 45056
chapmah@maimioh.edu
www.hannahschapman.com

ACADEMIC

Miami University, Oxford, OH, USA

2018-present

APPOINTMENTS

Assistant Professor

 

 

Department of Political Science

 

 

Havighurst Center for Russian & Post-Soviet Studies

 

EDUCATION

University of Wisconsin - Madison

Ph.D., Spring 2018

 

Comparative Politics, Political Methodology

 

 

Minor: Russian & Central Asian Studies

 

 

University of Wisconsin{Madison

M.A. in Political Science, 2012

 

Stetson University

B.A., 2010

 

Political Science, Russian Studies

Summa Cum Laude

 

Minor: Russian Language

 

 

Stetson University

B.B.A., 2010

 

International Business

Summa Cum Laude

RESEARCH

Comparative politics; Politics of authoritarian regimes; Comparative political behav-

INTERESTS

ior; Public opinion; Media and information communications technology; Post-Soviet

 

politics; Quantitative methodology

 

BOOK

Dissertation: Shoring Up Autocracy: Participatory Technologies and Regime Support

PROJECTS

in Putin’s Russia."

 

*Committee: Yoshiko M. Herrera (chair), Scott Gehlbach, Rikhil Bhavnani, Jonathan Renshon, Theodore P. Gerber

*Best Dissertation in Comparative Politics, University of Wisconsin{Madison, 2018

*Best Conference Paper in Information Technology & Politics, American Political Science Association, 2017

Book Project: Russia on the Verge of Politics: Public Opinion during the Putin Era" (with Theodore P. Gerber). In preparation.

PUBLICATIONS
Foreign Media Broadcasts as a Tool of Soft Power: Opinion Formation and Issue Framing Effects of Russian News in Kyrgyzstan (with Theodore P. Gerber). Accepted at International Studies Quarterly.

Xenophobia on the Rise? Temporal and Regional Trends in Xenophobic Attitudes in Russia (with Kyle L. Marquardt, Yoshiko M. Herrera, and Theodore P. Gerber). 2018. Comparative Politics 50 (3): 381{394. DOI: 10.5129/001041518822704944.

To Know It is to Want More of It: The Intelligibility and Defnition of Democracy, Sup- port for Democratization, and Global City Residence in Russia (with Theodore P. Ger- ber). 2018. Democratization 28 (3): 481-503. DOI: 10.1080/13510347.2017.1387537.

Georgia. 2017. Online around the World: A Geographic Encyclopedia of the Internet,

Social Media, and Mobile Apps. Editors, Marilyn Andrews and Laura Steckman. Santa

Barbara: ABC-CLIO.

Kyrgyzstan. 2017. Online around the World: A Geographic Encyclopedia of the Internet, Social Media, and Mobile Apps. Editors, Marilyn Andrews and Laura Steckman.

Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO.

WORKING

Shoring Up Autocracy: Participatory Technologies and Regime Support in Putin’s

PAPERS

Russia. Under Review.

 

Dimensions of Electronic Political Engagement: New Media, Old Media, and Public

 

Opinion in Russias Contested Election Season of 2011-12 (with Theodore P. Gerber).

 

Explaining Gender Equality: A Spatial Analysis of Women’s Rights Around the World.

 

Building State Capacity: Statistics, Communism, and Gender (with Yoshiko M. Her-

 

rera).

OTHER

Putin now has his own TV show, following his daily life. This explains why." 2018.

PUBLICATIONS

The Monkey Cage [The Washington Post]. September 28.

 

Russians are actually getting less xenophobic."
2018. The Monkey Cage [The Washington Post]. April 18.

 

Trump’s news conferences look a lot like Putin’s. Should you worry?"
2017. The Monkey Cage [The Washington Post]. February 18.

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SELECT

HONORS,

FELLOWSHIPS, AND AWARDS

Best Dissertation in Comparative Politics, University of Wisconsin{ Madison

Hayek Fund for Scholars, Institute for Humane Studies Grant to Promote Research, Miami University Summer Research Appointment, Miami University

College of Arts and Sciences Summer Grant, Miami University Havighurst Center Program Grant, Miami University

Research Apprenticeship Program, Humanities Center, Miami Uni- versity

New Faculty Research Community Program

American Political Science Association Best Paper in Information Technology & Politics

The Wisconsin Russia Project Research Grant

Recognition for Mentorship, Undergraduate Research Scholars Program

Mellon{Wisconsin Dissertation Fellowship

Fulbright U.S. Student Award, Kazakhstan

Graduate Student Research Travel Award, Center for Russia, East Europe, & Central Asia

Advanced Research Fellowship, Title VIII Research and Language Training Program

Foreign Language and Area Studies Scholarship, Kazakh Language

Foreign Language and Area Studies Scholarship, Kazakh Language (declined)

Hoxie Fellowship, UW{Madison

Critical Language Scholarship Program, U.S. Department of State, Russia

Foreign Language and Area Studies Scholarship, Russian Language Fulbright English Teaching Assistant, Republic of Georgia

Maris Award for Undergraduate Scholarship, Stetson University Political Science Program Outstanding Senior, Stetson University University Honors Program Outstanding Senior, Stetson University Russian Studies Program Outstanding Senior, Stetson University The Sergei Zenkovsky Prize for Russian Studies, Stetson University

2018

2018

2018

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2018

2017

2017

2016

2016

2014 - 2015

2013 - 2015

2014

2013 - 2014 Summer 2013

2012 - 2013

2012

2011 - 2012

2010 - 2011

2010

2010

2010

2010

2010

SERVICE

Committee Member:

 

* Comparative Political Systems Committee

 

* Political Science Awards Committee

 

* Political Science Colloquium Committee

 

* Havighurst Center Grant Committee

 

Curricular Development: Bachelors of Arts in Data Analytics

 

Mentor, Undergraduate Research Scholars Program, University of Wisconsin{Madison,

 

2015-2017.

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TEACHING

ACADEMIC TALKS

Volunteer. Fulbright Enrichment Seminar. Atlanta 2016, Houston 2016.

Graduate Coordinator. Comparative Politics Colloquium. Department of Political Sci- ence. University of Wisconsin{Madison. 2013 - 2014.

Graduate Coordinator. Political Economy Colloquium. Department of Political Sci- ence. University of Wisconsin{Madison. 2013 - 2014.

Assistant to the Editor. Tolstoy Studies Journal. 2010-2014.

Miami University, Oxford, OH, USA

POL221W: Modern World Governments, Fall 2018, Spring 2019.

POL440/540: Russian Media Strategies at Home and Abroad, Spring 2019.

University of Wisconsin{Madison, Madison, WI, USA

Teaching Assistant: Introduction to International Relations, Spring 2018.

Lecturer: Research Methods in Political Science, Fall 2017.

Lecturer: Introduction to Statistical Computing (graduate course), Spring 2017/2018.

Teaching Assistant: Research Methods in Political Science, Fall 2016.

Mentor: Undergraduate Research Scholars Program, 2015 - 2018.

Fulbright Program, Republic of Georgia

English Teaching Assistant, 2010 - 2011.

Stetson University, DeLand, FL, USA

Co-Instructor: Self and Society (Honors Program), Fall 2008.

Co-Instructor: Introduction to Women and Gender Studies, Fall 2008.

Politics and Propaganda in Russia, Miami University, 2018.

Regime Evolution, Institutional Change, and Social Transformation in Russia: Lessons for Political Science, Yale University, 2018.

Carnegie Russia Politics Workshop, Harriman Institute, Columbia University, 2017.

American Political Science Association Annual Conference, 2017-2018.

European Political Science Association Annual Meeting. 2017.

Annual Conference of the International Center for the Study of Institutions and De- velopment, The Higher School of Economics (Moscow, Russia), 2017-2018.

Southern Political Science Association Annual Meeting, 2017.

Association for Slavic, Eastern European, and Eurasian Studies Annual Convention, 2013, 2016, 2017.

Comparative Politics Colloquium, UW{Madison, 2013, 2017.

International Relations Colloquium, UW{Madison, 2016.

Introduction to Comparative Politics, UW{Madison, Invited Lecture on Russian Poli- tics, 2016.

Political Behavior Colloquium, UW{Madison, 2016.

Experimental Politics Colloquium, UW{Madison, 2016.

American Political Science Association Annual Meeting, 2016.

Midwestern Political Science Association Annual Meeting, 2014, 2016.

Introduction to Comparative Politics, UW{Madison, Invited Lecture, 2015.

European Political Science Association Annual Meeting, 2015.

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Nazarbayev University Seminar Series, 2015.

 

Fulbright Enrichment Conference, 2015.

 

Experimental Politics Colloquium, UW{Madison, 2015.

 

Stetson University Graduate Symposium, 2014.

FIELD

Russia: Dissertation Research, Academic and Language Training; October{November

EXPERIENCE

2015, May{August 2015, June-August 2012, January{May 2009.

 

Kazakhstan: Dissertation Research; September 2015{July 2016.

 

Republic of Georgia: Fulbright Scholarship; September 2011{May 2012.

AFFILIATIONS

Visiting Scholar, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Nazarbayev University,

 

2015-2016.

 

Visiting Scholar, The National Research University Higher School of Economics, 2015-

 

2016.

 

Memberships: American Political Science Association; Midwestern Political Science

 

Association; European Political Science Association; Association for Slavic, Eastern

 

European, and Eurasian Studies; Southern Political Science Association; Women in

 

Political Science.

SKILLS

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STATA, R, ArcGIS, Python, LTEX

 

English (native), Russian (advanced), Kazak (beginner), Georgian (beginner)

REFERENCES

Yoshiko M. Herrera, (Dissertation Chair); Professor, Department of Political Science,

 

University of Wisconsin{Madison; yherrera@wisc.edu

 

Scott Gehlbach; Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Wisconsin{

 

Madison; gehlbach@polisci.wisc.edu

 

Rikhil Bhavnani; Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, University of

 

Wisconsin{Madison; bhavnani@wisc.edu

 

Jonathan Renshon; Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, University of

 

Wisconsin{Madison; renshon@wisc.edu

 

Theodore P. Gerber; Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin{

 

Madison; tgerber@ssc.wisc.edu

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