Assistant Professor of Political Science

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Joe Ornstein is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Georgia. He earned his PhD from the University of Michigan in 2018, and has previously held positions at the Brookings Institution and Washington University in St. Louis. His research and teaching focuses on statistical methodology, computational social science, and urban politics. He has published articles in the American Political Science Review, Political Analysis, Economics & Politics, the American Journal of Public Health, Public Choice, and the Journal of Theoretical Politics, among other outlets.

  • Ph.D. , University of Michigan 2018, Political Science
  • B.A. , Dartmouth College 2009, Mathematics & Social Sciences
Areas of Expertise

(1) State and Local Politics

(2) Methodology