Associate Professor, Department of Politics
Director, The Hendrix Odyssey Program
Office Location: SLTC 245
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- Ph.D., Duke University
- B.A., Whittier College
2020 “Weak Pluralism and Shallow Democracy: The Rise of Identity
Politics in Bulgaria and Romania.” East
2019 "Ethnic Inequality, Partisan Networks and Political Clientelism.” (with Yi-ting Wang). Political Research Quarterly.
2018 “Do Private Donations Depress Electoral Turnout? An Empirical Investigation of Voter Participation.” (with Anushah Jiwani, former student). Electoral Studies 52: 73–83.
2015 "Varying the Un-Variable: Social Structure, Electoral Formulae, and Ballot-Rigging." (with Fabrice Lehoucq). Political Research Quarterly 68 (2): 240-252.
2014 “The Contingent Effect of Institutions:
Electoral Formulas, Ethnic Polarization and Election Quality.” Electoral Studies 35: 200–214.
2014 "Empowering the Marginalized Voter: Clientelism in Heterogeneous Societies." (with Mitch Goist). Midsouth Political Science Review 15(2): 59-79.
2009 "Measuring Democratic Accountability: An Initial Report on an
Emerging Data Set." (with Herbert Kitschelt, Kent Freeze and Yi-ting
Wang). Revista de Ciencia Politica, vol.
29, no. 3: 741-773.
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