Chris Tausanovitch received his PhD from Stanford University in 2013 and is currently an Assistant Professor of Political Science at UCLA. His areas of research are Representation, American Politics, Public Opinion, Congress, and Methodology.
Jeremy C. Pope's research encompasses such things as the influence of party records on voters, the degree of voter polarization in the public, the proper measurement of public opinion concepts as well as some work on legislatures, specifically the American founding and the Constitutional Convention.
Jennifer L. Lawless is the Commonwealth Professor of Politics at the University of Virginia. Prior to joining the UVA faculty, she was a Professor of Government at American University and the Director of the Women & Politics Institute. Before that, she was an assistant and then associate professor at Brown.
Matthew Levendusky is currently the Penny and Robert A. Fox Director of the Fels Institute of Government, Professor of Political Science, and, by Courtesy, in the Annenberg School for Communications. He is also a Distinguished Fellow in the Institutions of Democracy at the Annenberg Public Policy Center.
Laurel Harbridge-Yong is an Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science and a Faculty Fellow at the Institute for Policy Research. Her primary areas of research and teaching include the United States Congress, public opinion, congressional elections, political parties, and public policy.