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Leonie Huddy Professor Political Science College of Arts and Sciences

Contact Information

S-727 Social and Behavioral Scien

Stony Brook, 11794

631/632-7639

Biography

Leonie Huddy is an expert in political psychology, elections, public opinion, voting behavior, and women in politics.  She has written extensively on these topics, and is the co-editor of the Oxford Handbook of Political Psychology (2 nd ed).Because of her expertise , she is featured regularly on CBS Radio as an exit poll analyst. She also serves on the American National Election Studies Board of Overseers and on numerous editorial boards in political science.

Education

  • PhD and MS, University of California
  • BSc, University of New England and Monash University

Research Grants

Award Start End Sponsor Type Amount Status
SGER: The Dynamic, Multi-Faceted Effects of Threat on U.S. Domestic and Foreign Policy Attitudes 2001-10-01T00:00:00 2002-10-31T00:00:00 National Science Foundation Federal 49999 Closed
ACQUISITION OF AN EXPERIMENTAL SURVEY RESEARCH LABORTORY IN THE SOCIAL SCIENCES AT SUNY, STONY BROOK 1999-07-15T00:00:00 2002-07-31T00:00:00 National Science Foundation Federal 104866 Closed
Americans Respond to Hurricane Katrina: The Subtle Political Effects of Race 2005-09-28T00:00:00 2006-09-30T00:00:00 Russell Sage Foundation Nonfederal 35000 Closed
Small Grant for Exploratory Research: Americans Respond to Hurricane Katrina 2005-09-01T00:00:00 2006-10-31T00:00:00 National Science Foundation Federal 63507 Closed
Public Perception Survey of Long Island Sound Residents 2005-10-01T00:00:00 2006-09-30T00:00:00 Environmental Protection Agency Federal 94731 Closed
Service and Facility 2000-05-15T00:00:00 2008-03-28T00:00:00 Campus SF Accounts Multiple Sponsors Nonsponsored 54876 Closed
Distingushing Principles from Prejudice in American's Views on Racial Policy 2003-06-01T00:00:00 2006-06-30T00:00:00 National Science Foundation Federal 342116 Closed
Funds for Richard Cho: The Role of Pan-Ethnic Identification in Partisan Movement among Koreans and Other Asian-Americans 2014-06-01T00:00:00 2015-07-31T00:00:00 Academy of Korean Studies Nonfederal 16075 Closed
Service and Facility: Survey Center 2008-03-29T00:00:00 2015-08-31T00:00:00 Campus SF Accounts Multiple Sponsors Nonsponsored 0 Approved
S&F Third Party for 45941 2007-07-01T00:00:00 2018-06-30T00:00:00 Multi Funding Nonsponsored 115446.74 Approved

Publications

  1. Author Article Social Psychological and Personality Science Is Long-Term Love More Than A Rare Phenomenon? If So, What Are Its Correlates? 2012 3 2 241 - 249
  2. Author Article Public Opinion Quarterly Us against Them 2011 75 2 393 - 396
  3. Author Article American Psychologist Americans respond politically to 9/11: Understanding the impact of the terrorist attacks and their aftermath. 2011 66 6 455 - 467
  4. Author Article Political Psychology David O. Sears' Ongoing Contribution to Political Psychology 2009 30 4 509 - 512
  5. Author Article Politics & Gender Group Politics Redux: Race and Gender in the 2008 Democratic Presidential Primaries 2009 5 1 81
  6. Author Article Annual Review of Political Science On Assessing the Political Effects of Racial Prejudice 2009 12 1 423 - 447
  7. Author Article American Journal of Political Science American Patriotism, National Identity, and Political Involvement 2007 51 1 63 - 77
  8. Author Article The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science The Political Consequences of Perceived Threat and Felt Insecurity 2007 614 1 131 - 153
  9. Author Article Du Bois Review- Social Science Research on Race WORLDS APART: Blacks and Whites React to Hurricane Katrina 2006 3 1
  10. Author Article American Journal of Political Science Racial Resentment and White Opposition to Race-Conscious Programs: Principles or Prejudice? 2005 49 1 168 - 183
  11. Author Article American Journal of Political Science Threat, Anxiety, and Support of Antiterrorism Policies 2005 49 3 593 - 608
  12. Author Article Political Psychology Contrasting Theoretical Approaches to Intergroup Relations 2004 25 6 947 - 967
  13. Author Book 2003 7
  14. Author Article The Journal of Politics Old-Fashioned Racism and New Forms of Racial Prejudice 1998 60 2 311
  15. Author Article Canadian Journal on Aging Evaluating Physical Capabilities in the Elderly: The Relationship Between ADL Self-Assessments and Basic Abilities 1985 4 4 189 - 200

Courses

Term Role Course ID Description
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor POL 487 Directed Research
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor POL 699 Dissertation Resrch on Campus
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor POL 351 Social Surv in Contemp Society
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor POL 562 Passionate Politics: Mobilizat
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor POL 680 Directed Study
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor POL 681 Directed Study
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor POL 700 Dissertation off Campus Domest
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor POL 700 Dissertation off Campus Domest
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor POL 681 Directed Study
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor POL 699 Dissertation Resrch on Campus
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor POL 562 Passionate Politics: Mobilizat
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor POL 633 Social Influence & Grp Process
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor POL 699 Dissertation Resrch on Campus
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor POL 487 Directed Research
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor POL 633 Social Influence & Grp Process
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor POL 699 Dissertation Resrch on Campus
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor POL 700 Dissertation off Campus Domest
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor POL 541 Survey Research Public Policy
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor POL 562 Passionate Politics: Mobilizat
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor POL 681 Directed Study
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor POL 699 Dissertation Resrch on Campus
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor POL 700 Dissertation off Campus Domest
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor POL 541 Survey Research Public Policy
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor POL 680 Directed Study
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor POL 699 Dissertation Resrch on Campus
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor POL 562 Passionate Politics: Mobilizat
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor POL 699 Dissertation Resrch on Campus
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor POL 700 Dissertation off Campus Domest
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor POL 562 Passionate Politics: Mobilizat
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor POL 681 Directed Study
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor POL 699 Dissertation Resrch on Campus
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor POL 700 Dissertation off Campus Domest

Honors

Type Description Year
Other Elected and served as president of the International Society of Political Psychology (2010-2011)
Residences I spent a week in residence at the University of Marburg in Germany, spring 2010.

Scholarly Activities

Activity Title Date
Seminar INSTRUCTOR AT SUMMER INSTITUTE IN POLITICAL PSYCHOLOGY, Stanford University, 7/20/12. Full day lecture and discussions. 2012-07-20
Other Participant in Roundtable on Terrorism, at the annual meeting of the International Society of Political Psychology, Chicago, 7/7/12 2012-07-07
Presentation/Paper at a conference Anxiety, Personal Threat and learning, Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Society of Political Psychology, Chicago, 7/6/12 2012-07-06
Lecture INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR POLITICAL PSYCHOLOGY SUMMER ACADEMY, CHICAGO, 7/3/12. INVITED LECTURE: "Political Partisanship and Ideology as Emotionally Charged Social Identities", University of Illinois, Chicago. 2012-07-03
Workshop ADVANCES IN POPULATION BASED SURVEY EXPERIMENTS CONFERENCE MARCH 8-9, 2012, UNIVERSITY OF GOTHENBURG SWEDEN. Workshop run in conjunction with Diana Mutz (Pennsylvania University) and Matthew Baum (Harvard University). 2012-03-08
Other CBS News poll analyst, radio commentator. 1/3/12, 1/10/12, 3/6/12 2012-01-03
Presentation/Paper at another Univ. Invited Keynote Speaker. Identity-Diversity-Integration. Conference held by the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, 12/1-2, 2011. 2011-12-01
Presentation/Paper at another Univ. UNiTe and Remember, 911 Roundtable Panel Discussions Thursday, September 8, 2011 University of North Texas 2011-09-08
Lecture Held a one-day session (two lectures) at the Stanford University Summer Institute of Political Psychology, July 2011.
Presentation/Paper at a conference Attended a small invited conference on gender and politics, Rutgers University March 2011
Presentation/Paper at a conference Present a paper at a small invited conference on political psychology at Lund University Sweden, Decemebr 2009.
Presentation/Paper at a conference Present paper at a small invited conference Ohio State University, October 2010
Presentation/Paper at another Univ. Invited talk at Harvard University, May 2010
Presentation/Paper at another Univ. Invited talk at University of Texas El Paso, March 2010
Presentation/Paper at another Univ. Present a paper at a small invited conference on the 2008 election at Notre Dame University, October 2009
Workshop Invited paper at a DHS conference on research on public reactions to terrorism at Chapel Hill, December 2009.
Workshop Invited participant, Princeton workshop on race and the 2008 presidential election, May 2009
Workshop Invited to attend a DHS funded workshop on planning a survey on reactions to terrorism at the University of Maryland, February 2011
Workshop Invited to attend workshop on threat at George Washington University , April 2009.

Professional Service

Service Title Date
Other Past president (2011-2012) International Society of Political Psychology. 2011 - 2012
Review Boards - Agency, Institute, Gov. 2011 Member, American National Election Studies Board of Overseers (2011-2014) 2011 - 2012
Service on Editorial Boards 2010 American Journal of Political Science, Editorial Board (2010-2013). 2011 - 2012
Service on Editorial Boards 2011 Political Behavior, Editorial Board 2011 - 2012
Service on Editorial Boards 2012 American Political Science Review, Editorial Board. 2011 - 2012
Service on Editorial Boards 2012 Journal of Experimental Political Science, Associate Editor, 2011 - 2012
Other CBS national radio exit poll analyst, 2008 (Primaries and general election), 2010 (mid-term elections) 2010 - 2011
Other co-organizer of the semi-annual New York Area Political Psychology Workshop (which alternates meeting sites between Columbia University and Stony Brook Manhattan) 2010 - 2011
Outside Consulting Consultant on a project at UC Irvine (2010-2015) funded by the Department of Homeland Security: DHS Quantitative PsychoSocial Index (QPSI) Project. 2010 - 2011
Service on Editorial Boards 2010 American Journal of Political Science, Editorial Board (2010-2013). 2010 - 2011
Service on Editorial Boards 2011 Political Behavior, Editorial Board 2010 - 2011
Service on Editorial Boards Co-editor of Political Psychology (2005-2010) 2010 - 2011

University Service

Service Title Date
Administrative Work Assignment Director, Center for Survey Research 2011 - 2012
Administrative Work Assignment Director of the Center for Survey Research 2010 - 2011
Departmental Committee Qualifying Exam Committee (2008-2011) 2010 - 2011

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