Academic interests

Political Psychology; Mass Political Behavior; Organized Interests; Parties and Elections

Teaching

Intro to American Politics; Voting, Campaigns, and Elections; Research Methods; Political Psychology; U.S. Congress

Publications

Personality and the Challenges of Democratic Governance: How Unconscious Thought Influences Political Understanding , 2017, Palgrave Macmillan; "Race and Right-Wing Authoritarianism: How Scoring High in Authoritarianism Does Not Necessarily Lead to Support for Right-Wing Candidates," 2017 Social Science Quarterly; "Incorrect Voting in the 2012 U.S. Presidential Election: How Partisan and Economic Cues Fail to Help Low-Information Voters," 2015, Electoral Studies