Scott Blinder Former Staff

Scott Blinder is a political scientist specialising in political psychology. His research focuses on public opinion toward migration and its impacts on elections and policy.

He is currently working as Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Before joining UMass Amherst he served as Director of the Migration Observatory from January 2012 to August 2014.

He has a PhD in Political Science from the University of Chicago.


Migration in the Media and Public Opinion in Britain

Scott Blinder and William Allen | June 2012 – May 2013

Role of European Mobility and its Impacts in Narratives, Debates and EU Reforms (REMINDER)

Mikal Mast, Scott Blinder, Rob McNeil, Carlos Vargas-Silva, Madeleine Sumption, Martin Ruhs and William Allen | January 2017 - December 2019