Charles J. and Ethel S. Merriam Professor in Political Science
Professor of Communication
Director of the Cline Center for Democracy
PhD, Political Science Northwestern University
Office HoursBy appointment
Communication processes that support political accountability in democratic societies and that empower political discontent in non-democratic societies, popular support for war, data science methods for extreme-scale analysis of news coverage, cross-national comparative research on political communication, the psychology of information processing, and communication concepts in democratic theory.