Dr. Hannah Chapman

Assistant Professor of Political Science

PHONE: 513-529-0537
OFFICE: 317 Harrison Hall
EMAIL: chapmah@miamioh.edu
DEPARTMENT: Political Science

Degrees and Institutions

Ph.D. (Political Science) University of Wisconsin-Madison


Hannah Chapman received her Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2018. Her research and teaching are in the field of comparative politics with a particular focus on political behavior and communication in the former Soviet Union. Her dissertation, "Shoring Up Autocracy: Participatory Technologies and Regime Support in Putin's Russia," examines the role of elite-mass communication in bolstering support for Russian President Vladimir Putin. Dr. Chapman's research has been supported by two Fulbright grants, a Title VIII Advanced Research Fellowship, and the Wisconsin Russia Project. Her work has been featured in the Journal of Comparative PoliticsDemocratization, and The Washington Post's "The Monkey Cage."