Terrorism & counterterrorism, political violence, interstate conflict, state and global security, military studies, alliances, foreign policy, political methodology
Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis, 1988
American Politics; interest group politics; Methodology; statistics; agent-based modeling; social choice & game theory; programming; Mathematics
Sir Robert Worcester Distinguished Professor of International Public Opinion and Survey Research.
Comparative Public Opinion, political parties, democratic representation in western and Central-Eastern Europe
Instructors and Affiliates
Religion, political thought, literary culture, historiography and politics in Britain from 1660–1832.
Political Theory, Public Policy, Community Politics
Sir Robert is the Founder of MORI (Market & Opinion Research International), London. He is a Past-President of the World Association for Public Opinion Research (WAPOR). In 2005 he was appointed by Her Majesty the Queen a Knight Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (KBE) in recognition of the “outstanding services rendered to political, social and economic research and for contribution to government policy and programmes.”