Professor of Political Science, Pro Vice Chancellor of the Social Sciences, University of Nottingham

Dr Todd Landman is a Professor of Political Science and Pro Vice Chancellor of the Social Sciences at the University of Nottingham in the United Kingdom. He researches, teaches, and publishes on significant problems and methods associated with development, democracy and human rights.

He received a BA in Political Science from the University of Pennsylvania in 1988, an MA in Latin American Studies from Georgetown University in 1990.

Experience

  • 2015–present
    Pro-Vice Chancellor, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Nottingham
  • 2015–present
    Professor of Political Science, University of Nottingham
  • 2013–2015
    Executive Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Essex
  • 2009–2015
    Professor of Government, University of Essex
  • 2010–2013
    Director, Institute for Democracy and Conflict Resolution, University of Essex
  • 2007–2010
    Director, Centre for Democratic Governance, University of Essex

Education

  • 2000 
    University of Essex, PhD
  • 1993 
    University of Colorado, MA
  • 1990 
    Georgetown University, MA
  • 1988 
    University of Pennsylvania, BA

Publications

  • 2016
    Issues and Methods in Comparative Politics, 4th Edition, Routledge
  • 2013
    Human Rights and Democracy: The Precarious Triumph of Ideals, Bloomsbury
  • 2012
    Real Social Science: Applied Phronesis, Cambridge
  • 2009
    Measuring Human Rights, Routledge
  • 2009
    Sage Handbook of Comparative Politics, Sage
  • 2008
    Issues and Methods in Comparative Politics, Routledge
  • 2008
    Assessing the Quality of Democracy, IDEA
  • 2006
    Studying Human Rights, Routledge
  • 2005
    Protecting Human Rights: A Comparative Study, Georgetown
  • 2003
    Governing Latin America, Polity
  • 1997
    Citizenship Rights and Social Movements: A Comparative and Statistical Analysis, Oxford

Grants and Contracts

  • 2013
    Knowledge Transfer Partnership
    Role:
    Principal Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Innovate UK
  • 2013
    Human Rights Atlas Extended
    Role:
    Principal Investigator
    Funding Source:
    ESRC
  • 2011
    Human Rights Atlas
    Role:
    Principal Investigator
    Funding Source:
    ESRC

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts

Honours

Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts