Joseph Heath's work is all related, in one way or another, to critical social theory in the tradition of the
Jean-Paul Carvalho's research interests lie in culture, identity and institutions.
He is Interim Director of the Institute for Mathematical Behavioral Sciences at UC Irvine, Faculty Fellow of the Association for Analytic Learning about Islam & Muslim Societies (AALIMS), and Associate of the Network for Economic Research on Identity, Norms and Narratives (ERINN).
Fay Niker is currently completing her PhD in political theory at the University of Warwick. Her research on the ethics of public nudging (entitled "Living Well by Design") was awarded a Horowitz Foundation for Social Policy grant in 2015, together with the John L. Stanley award for the most outstanding project in the Ethics category.
Professor Snyder's primary research and teaching interests are in American politics, with a focus on political representation. He has written on a variety of topics, including elections, campaign finance, legislative behavior and institutions, interest groups, direct democracy, the media, and corruption.