Maggie Peters is an Assistant Professor and the Thrice Family Scholar in the Department of Political Science at University of Wisconsin--Madison. She is currently on leave; for the 2011-2012 academic year, She will be a Visiting Scholar in the Department of Political Science at Stanford University. Maggie received her PhD in Political Science from Stanford University in September 2011.
David Mayhew, Ph.D., Harvard University, 1964, is Sterling Professor of Political Science at Yale University.
Ernesto Calvo (Ph.D. Northwestern University) is associate professor of political science in the Department of Government and Politics at the University of Maryland. His research focuses on the comparative study of electoral and legislative institutions.
Bryan Garsten is a Professor of Political Science at Yale University. He is the author of Saving Persuasion: A Defense of Rhetoric and Judgment (Harvard University Press, 2006) as well as articles and essays on questions about political rhetoric, deliberation, trust and anger, practical judgment, representative government, and liberal understandings of religion.
Leslie Johns received her Ph.D. in 2008 from the Department of Politics at New York University. She also holds a B.F.A. and M.S. from Carnegie Mellon University. Her research focuses upon the use of international organizations to resolve interstate disputes. Her work has appeared in journals such as International Organization and Journal of Conflict Resolution.