Matthew T. Pietryka

Associate Professor | Florida State University | Political Science

A requisite picture of me on a hike.
Orcid ID: 0000-0002-0347-1110
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531 Bellamy Building, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306


I am an associate professor in the Florida State University Political Science department.

My research examines how individuals’ political attitudes and voting behavior are influenced by the people around them.

I teach courses on political behavior, political psychology, media and politics, social network analysis, research methods, and R programming.

You can view my curriculum vitae here.


  • Political behavior
  • Political communication
  • Social networks
  • Survey research