I am a Ph.D. candidate in the Political Science Department at Stanford University, where I research inequality in the political, economic, and social spheres. I received my B.A. in political science and economics from the University of Pennsylvania.
Where Self-Interest Trumps Ideology: Liberal Homeowners and Local Opposition to Housing Development (with Clayton Nall). Conditionally accepted, Journal of Politics.
Can Exposure to Celebrities Reduce Prejudice? The Effect of Mohamed Salah on Islamophobic Behaviors and Attitudes (with Ala’ Alrababa’h, Salma Mousa, and Alexandra Siegel). Invited to revise and resubmit, American Political Science Review.
- Media coverage: The Economist, The Times, Freakonomics Podcast, HuffPost, Vice, The Independent, Yahoo!, Bleacher Report, Fox News, Daily Mail, Sky News, Liverpool Echo (and another Echo article), Stanford Magazine, Al Jazeera (Arabic), Spiegel Online (German)
City Limits to Partisan Polarization in the American Public (with Amalie Jensen, Kenneth Scheve, and Matthew Slaughter). Invited to revise and resubmit, Political Science Research and Methods.
The Structure of Political Choices: Distinguishing Between Constraint and Multidimensionality (with Matthew Tyler). Invited to revise and resubmit, Political Analysis.
The Evidence and Tradeoffs for a “Stay-at-Home” Pandemic Response: A multidisciplinary review examining the medical, psychological, economic and political impact of “Stay-at-Home” implementation in America (with Alexis A. Doyle, Mollie S.H. Friedlander, Grace D. Li, Courtney J. Smith, et al.).
- Policy brief reviewing research on covid-19.
I have served as a teaching assistant for several classes at Stanford, including two years TA’ing the quantitative methods sequence for political science Ph.D. students, as well an undergraduate courses in game theory and American political institutions. I'm happy to share teaching materials upon request.
- Graduate Political Methodology I: Regression (2016, 2017)
- Graduate Political Methodology II: Causal Inference (2017, 2018)
- Math Camp for Incoming Political Science Ph.D. Students (2016, 2017)
- What's Wrong with American Government? An Institutional Approach (2019)
- Thinking Strategically: Undergraduate Introduction to Game Theory (2017)