Assistant Professor of Public Administration and Policy
Dr. Struthers is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Public Administration and Policy. Before arriving at UGA, she was a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Department of Forest Resources at the University of Minnesota and based at the Center for Environmental Policy and Behavior at the University of California, Davis. Her research concerns how political institutions and rules shape the incentives and decisions of elected officials and bureaucrats, focusing on the politics of climate change and the environment in American and comparative contexts. Her research also focuses on developing and validating measurement approaches in the social sciences. Her work has been published in Political Science Research Methods, Research & Politics, Climate and Development, and the Journal of Forestry.