CSED

Center for the Study of Elections and Democracy

CSED

Center for the Study of Elections and Democracy

FACULTY

Chris Karpowitz

CSED Co-Director

Christopher F. Karpowitz is an Associate Professor of Political Science at Brigham Young University. Prior to arriving at BYU, he was a Post-Doctoral Fellow in Democracy and Human Values at Princeton’s University Center for Human Values. He has authored three books concerning democracy and equality in civic engagement.

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Michael Barber

CSED Scholar

Michael Barber is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at Brigham Young University and received his PhD from Princeton University in 2014. His research and teaching are broadly related to legislative politics in the United States, with a focus on individual campaign contributors and voter turnout.

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Richard Davis

CSED Scholar

Richard Davis in a Professor of Political Science at Brigham Young University. His research interests generally focus on how the media affects elections and court nominations within the American government. He is currently the Director of BYU’s Office of Civic Engagement.

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Jay Goodliffe

CSED Scholar

Jay Goodliffe is an Associate Professor of Political Science at Brigham Young University. His research interests include congressional campaigns and elections, legislative discipline, interest groups, international human rights treaties, and political methodology. His work has been published in various journals and edited volumes.

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Quin Monson

CSED Senior Scholar

Quin Monson is an Associate Professor of Political Science at Brigham Young University. He received his PhD from Ohio State University in 2004. He founded the Utah Voter Poll and has co-directed the Utah Colleges Exit Poll.  He does research in public opinion; campaigns and elections; survey research methods; and religion and politics. 

Jeremy Pope

CSED Co-Director

Jeremy C. Pope is Associate Professor of Political Science at Brigham Young University. His research interests include congressional elections, political parties, voter partisanship and the American founding. His work has been published in The Journal of Politics, The British Journal of Political Science and Legislative Studies Quarterly.

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Adam Brown

CSED Scholar

Adam Brown is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at Brigham Young University. He earned his PhD from the University of California, San Diego, in 2008. His teaching and research concern legislative politics, gubernatorial powers, campaign behavior, federalism, and voting.

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Adam Dynes

CSED Scholar

Adam Dynes is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at Brigham Young University. He researches legislative behavior, distributive (budget) politics, political parties, and representation. He is also the co-principal investigator of the American Municipal Official Survey.

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David Magleby

CSED Senior Scholar

David Magleby is a Distinguished Professor of Political Science at Brigham Young University. He is nationally recognized for his expertise on direct democracy, voting behavior and campaign finance. He is the principle investigator on CSED’s projects monitoring soft money and issue advocacy in competitive federal elections, and has published a number of books.

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Kelly Patterson

CSED Senior Scholar

Kelly Patterson is a Professor of Political Science and a former chair of the Department of Political Science at Brigham Young University. He was a co-investigator on the 2004 and 2006 CSED projects monitoring soft money and issue advocacy in competitive federal elections, and has authored or co-authored a number of books and academic articles.

 

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