Background and Contact Information

I am a political scientist whose research centers on American politics, with a special emphasis on racial and ethnic politics, state/local politics, political behavior, and research methods.  Copies of my recent academic papers are available here, and a CV is available here (.pdf) or here (.doc).

I am the Julie and Martin Franklin Presidential Professor of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania, with secondary appointments at the School of Engineering and Applied Science and the Annenberg School for Communication. I assist with the coordination of the Philadelphia Behavioral Science Initiative. My email address is “danhop” followed by the key for “at” and then by “”  My mailing address is: Daniel Hopkins, Political Science Department, University of Pennsylvania, 133 S. 36th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. I am an occasional writer for FiveThirtyEight.  My SSRN page is available via this link. My DataVerse page is available here. My twitter account is here.