Hanna Wass


Curriculum Vitae

Hanna Wass is an Academy Research Fellow and University Lecturer in the Faculty of Social Science at the University of Helsinki. She is a work package leader in the research projects "Tackling the Biases and Bubbles in Participation (BIBU)", funded by the Academy of Finland, and "Elections GO (EGO!)", funded by the European Commission. She is a member of the steering committee for the Finnish National Election Study and the co-convenor of the ECPR standing group Public Opinion and Voting Behavior. Her work on turnout and representation has been published in several leading journals such as Political Research QuarterlyElectoral Studies, and the European Journal of Political Research. She is a co-author of the book Health and Political Engagement, published by Routledge in 2017.

Latest publications

  1. Using Linked Parent-Child Data and Causal Mediation Analysis to Study Parental Influence on Turnout

    Gidengil, E., Wass, H. M. & Valaste, M. S., 5 Feb 2019, SAGE Research Methods Cases. London: Sage publications, 26 p. (SAGE Research Methods Cases; vol. 2).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

  2. Can you deliver a baby and vote? The effect of the first stages of parenthood on voter turnout

    Bahtti, Y., Hansen, K. M., Naurin, E., Stolle, D. & Wass, H. M., 2019, In : Journal of Elections, Public Opinion and Parties . 29, 1, p. 61-81 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  3. Accepted/In press

    Kirjeääni matkalla maailmalta: ulkosuomalaisten poliittisen osallisuuden toteutuminen

    Peltoniemi, J. E. M., Lahtinen, H. A. & Wass, H. M., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Yhteiskuntapolitiikka. 2019, 2

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

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Latest activities

  1. Helsingin kaupunki (External organisation)

    Hanna Wass (Expert member)
    1 Jan 2019 → …

    Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role in public Finnish or international organization

  2. Politiikka - avoin lehti

    Hanna Wass (Speaker: Chair)
    19 Dec 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

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Latest projects

  1. FACE: Facilitating Electoral Participation from Abroad

    Peltoniemi, J., Wass, H. & Weide, M.


    Project: Research project

  2. Elections Go! (EGO)

    Wass, H.

    Project: Research project

  3. Health and Political Engagement

    Mattila, M., Söderlund, P., Lahtinen, H., Wass, H. & Rapeli, L.


    Project: Research project

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