Dr Thomas Leeper

Dr Thomas Leeper

Associate Professor in Political Behaviour

Department of Government

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CON 4.11
Office Hours
Mondays 10:30 - 11:30 and Fridays 09:30 - 10:30 (by appointment via LSE for You)
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About me

Dr. Thomas J. Leeper joined the Department of Government in 2015 as an Assistant Professor in Political Behaviour. He was previously a Postdoc at Aarhus University and received his PhD in Political Science from Northwestern University.


Research interests

  • Public opinion
  • Political psychology, reasoning, and cognition
  • Media exposure and political communication
  • Political parties in Europe and the United States
  • Survey and experimental methods

Teaching responsibilities

  • GV249: Research Design in Political Science
  • GV4J3: Public Opinion, Political Psychology and Citizenship

Selected publications

My research