I am an Assistant Professor of Political Science and a Faculty Affiliate with the Women, Gender, and Sexuality Program at the University of Tennessee.


I earned my Ph.D. (2020) and M.A. (2017) in Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, focusing on American politics and political methodology. I study race, ethnicity, and politics, identity politics, and political communication. For more information about my research and teaching interests, please click on the links above. You can also find my profile on Women Also Know Stuff at this link. Thanks for visiting!