Assistant Professor of Political Science
My research examines the occupational backgrounds of public officials, representation and policymaking in state legislatures and Congress, and how college-educated Americans engage in politics. My work has appeared in a number of peer-reviewed journals including the American Political Science Review, the Journal of Politics, and Political Behavior. The section below lists my publications and working papers, and includes links to article texts and summaries, media links, and replication data. The section below lists my publications and working papers, and includes links to article texts, media coverage, and replication data.
I teach courses on American politics and institutions. Farther below you'll find a list of my prepared courses and links to syllabi.
Please contact me by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Politicians' Occupational Backgrounds
Representation in Legislatures
Policy Reinvention and Diffusion
Loyola Univ. Chicago
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1032 W. Sheridan Rd.
Chicago, IL 60660