Graduate Students

Christopher Baylor

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PhD, 2012 MA, 2009

Fields of Study

American Politics, Methods


Dissertation First to the Party: The Group Origins of Party Transformation Research Interests Parties; Interest Groups; Public Opinion and Voting Behavior; American Political Development; Ideology; Campaigns and Elections

Grants and Awards

Bernard Marcus Fellowship(2010-2012) Institute for Qualitative and Multi-Method Research Scholarship (2010) Graduate Summer Research Mentorship (2007) ICPSR Scholarship (2007) Thomas P. O Neill Fellow (2004-2005) John S. and James L. Knight Foundation Fellow (2001) James Madison Fellow (1998) Summa Cum Laude (1997) Muhlenberg College


PhD Committee : John Zaller (chair), Scott James, Kathleen Bawn, David Karol (University of Maryland), and Rachel Cobb (Suffolk University)