Winner of the American Political Science Association's E.E. Schattschneider Award for the best dissertation in American Politics (2009).
Winner of the the American Political Science Association's William Anderson Award for the best dissertation in field of state and local politics, federalism, or intergovernmental relations (2008).
Winner of the American Political Science Association's Urban Politics Section award for best dissertation in urban politics (2008) for her dissertation, “Punishment and Participation: How Criminal Convictions Threaten American Democracy.”
Winner 2007 Harvard University Robert Noxon Toppan prize, awarded for the best essay or dissertation upon a subject of political science.
Ph.D. in Government and Social Policy, 2012. Assistant Professor of Political Science, Boston University.
Katherine Levine Einstein's first book, Do Facts Matter? Information and Misinformation in Democratic Politics (co-authored with Jennifer Hochschild), explores the harmful effects of misinformation on democratic politics. It will be published as part of the The Julian J. Rothbaum Distinguished Lecture Series by the University of Oklahoma Press in February 2015.
Her current book project, Divided Regions: Racial Inequality, Political Segregation, and the Splintering of Metropolitan America, examines how America’s stark racial segregation creates politically divided metropolitan jurisdictions and consequent sharp metropolitan cleavages across a number of important policies.
Ph.D. in Government and Social Policy, 2010. Assistant Professor and Academic Director of Urban Studies, The Murphy Institute for Worker Education and Labor Studies, City University of New York.
Michael Javen Fortner is the author of Black Silent Majority: Urban Politics and the Rockefeller Drug Laws (Harvard University Press, 2015).
Winner of the Herbert H. Lehman Prize for Distinguished Scholarship in New York History by the New York Academy of History, 2016.
He is also co-editor with Amy Bridges of Urban Citizenship and American Democracy: The Historical and Institutional Roots of Local Politics and Policy (SUNY Press, 2016).... Read more about Michael Javen Fortner
Ph.D. in Government and Social Policy, 2013. Assistant Professor of Political Science, Indiana University.
Winner of the Midwest Political Science Association Latino/a Caucus Early Career Award, 2018.
Winner of the Midwest Political Science Association's Lucius Barker Award for best paper in race or ethnicity and politicsm 2015. His paper: “Assessing the Causal Impact of Race-Based Districting on Voter Turnout.”