Welcome! I am a professor of political science at UC Merced. I have a variety of research interests in American politics, including courts, interest groups, public opinion, and elections. My published articles appear in the American Political Science ReviewAmerican Journal of Political ScienceJournal of PoliticsPolitical Research QuarterlyAmerican Politics ResearchElectoral StudiesJournal of Law and CourtsJustice System Journal, Law & Society ReviewPolitical BehaviorPolitical Psychology, and Presidential Studies Quarterly. I am also coauthor of The Politics of Precedent on the U.S. Supreme Court (Princeton University Press).

Here is a link to my cv.