Professor Hermann SchmittAdvisory Board, The Representative Audit of Britain
Hermann Schmitt is Professor in Electoral Politics at Manchester University. He served as a Privatdozent at the Free University of Berlin between 1999 and 2008, when he moved his academic status to the University of Mannheim. In Mannheim, he has been a Research Fellow at the Mannheimer Zentrum für Europäische Sozialforschung from 1990 on. His research interests focus, among other things, on comparative partisanship, electoral behaviour in multi-level electoral systems, and on political representation in the European Union.