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.
Bruce E. Cain, Heller Professor of Political Science and Director of the UC, Washington Center, came to UC Berkeley in 1989 from the California Institute of Technology, where he taught from 1976 to 1989. A summa cum laude graduate of Bowdoin College (1970), he studied as a Rhodes Scholar (1970-1972) at Trinity College, Oxford. In 1976 he received his Ph.D.