Adam Zelizer studies legislative politics, with a focus on causal inference. His research examines how legislators make decisions – for example, how they acquire expertise from policy research and influence one another through deliberation – and the effects of individual decision-making processes on policy outcomes.
Rebecca Steorts is an Assistant Professor of Statistical Science at Duke University. Previously, she was a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Statistics at Carnegie Mellon University from 2012 -- 2015, working with Stephen E. Fienberg. Her PhD is from the University of Florida under the supervision under the supervision of Malay Ghosh.
Professor Seth J. Hill is an Associate Professor at the Department of Political Science, University of California, San Diego. He studies how citizens motivate politician behavior. His teaching interests include American Politics and political methodology.
Ashley Jardina (Michigan PH.D. 2014) is an Assistant Professor of Political Science. Her research explores the nature of racial attitudes, the development of group identities, and the way in which these factors influence political preferences and behavior.