Brian Hanson
Senior Research Specialist

Brian Hanson

Brian Hanson joined the Public Policy Center in 2023, bringing experience as a teacher and scholar of political science and public policy. His areas of interest include the politics and policy of the rural U.S. - particularly civic engagement and public opinion in rural areas, as well as health, immigration, and rural development policy.


Ph.D., Political Science, University of Kansas, 2015

M.A., University of Kansas, 2013

B.A., University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2010