I am an Associate Professor of Political Communication with a joint appointment in the Political Science department and Manship School of Mass Communication at Louisiana State University.

My broad areas of research interest include political communication, political psychology, and public opinion.  I teach courses in American Government, Elections, Media and Politics, Statistics, and Research Methods. 

I have two new books out:

Constructing Political Expertise in the News (Cambridge University Press)

News and Democratic Citizens in the Mobile Era (Oxford University Press)

My CV can be found here.

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