Professor John Curtice, MA(Oxon), FRSA

Deputy-Director, CREST

Tel: 0141-548-4223
fax: 0141 552 5677
E-mail:j.curtice@strath.ac.uk


Education: 1976 M.A.(Oxon) in Philosophy, Politics and Economics

Current employment:
Professor in Politics, University of Strathclyde
Deputy Director of CREST
Director of the Social Statistics Laboratory, University of Strathclyde

Career history:
1988 - 1997 Lecturer, then Senior Lecturer, Department of Government, University of Strathclyde
1983 - 1988 Lecturer, Department of Political Theory and Institutions, University of Liverpool
1981 - 1983 Research Fellow, Nuffield College, Oxford

Research interests:
Electoral behaviour, electoral systems, media and politics, political parties, social and political attitude formation, survey research methods.

Selected publications:
Heath, A., Jowell, R. and Curtice, J. (1985) How Britain Votes, Oxford: Pergamon Press.
Heath, A., Jowell, R., Curtice, J., Evans, G., Field, J. and Witherspoon, S. (1991) Understanding Political Change, Oxford: Pergamon Press.
Heath, A., Jowell, R. and Curtice, J. (eds) (1994) Labour’s Last Chance, Aldershot: Dartmouth>
Curtice, J. and Jowell, R. (1995) ‘The sceptical electorate’ in Jowell, R., Curtice, J., Park, A., Brook, L., Ahrendt, D. British Social Attitudes: the 12th Report, Aldershot: Dartmouth.
Curtice, J.(1996) ‘Why methodology matters’ in Taylor, B. and Thomson, K. (eds) Understanding Change in Social Attitudes, Aldershot: Dartmouth.
Curtice, J. (1996) ‘One nation again?’ in Jowell, R., Curtice, J., Park, A., Brook, L., Thomson, K. (eds) British Social Attitudes: the 13th Report, Aldershot: Dartmouth
Curtice, J. and Jowell, R. (1997) ‘Trust in the political system’ in Jowell, R., Curtice, J., Park, A., Brook, L. Thomson, K. and Bryson, C . British Social Attitudes: the 14th Report - The end of Conservative values?, Aldershot: Ashgate.
Curtice, J. and Steed, M. (1997) ‘Appendix 2: An analysis of the voting’ in Butler, D. and Kavanagh, D. The British General Election, London: MacmillaB>
R Jowell, J. Curtice, A Park, L Brook, K Thomson, C Bryson (eds) (1998), British - and European - Social Attitudes: the 15th BSA Report - How Britain Differs, Aldershot: Ashgate.
R. Jowell, J. Curtice, A. Park and K. Thomson (eds) (1999 forthcoming), British Social Attitudes: the 16th report - Who Shares New Labour Values?, Aldershot: Ashgate.
K Thomson (1995) 'Working mothers: choice or circumstance?' in R Jowell, J Curtice, A Park, L Brook, D Ahrendt with K Thomson (eds), British Social Attitudes: the 12th Report, Aldershot: Dartmouth.
Pippa Norris, John Curtice, David Sanders, Margaret Scammell, and Holli Semetko, On Message: Communicating the Campaign’, London: Sage Publications Spring 199

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