Research

My research areas include political behavior (particularly voter turnout), public opinion, social and education policy, political polarization, and the politics of family, gender, and reproduction.

I have been fortunate to have secured grants that provide support for graduate and undergraduate research assistants.  Project alumni include:

  • Julie Pacheco, currently Associate Professor at the University of Iowa
  • Lee Hannah, currently Assistant Professor at Wright State University
  • Christopher Ojeda, currently Assistant Professor at the University of Tennessee
  • Angel Toledo-Lopez, Vice Chancellor at Universidad del Este (Puerto Rico)
  • Nancy Wiefek, Research¬†Director, National Center for Employee Ownership

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