Timothy R. Johnson - Department of Political Science
American Politics
Empirical Legal Studies
Judicial Politics
U.S. Supreme Court

Multiple NSF Grants
American Judicature Society
Pi Sigma Alpha

Ph.D., Washington University
M.A., Washington University
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus

My Contact:
Email: trj@umn.edu
Office: 1433 Social Sciences
Phone: 612-625-2907

Mailing Address:
1414 Social Sciences
267 19th Ave S.
MPLS, MN 55455

Office Hours:
By Appointment
Timothy R. Johnson is Morse Alumni Distinguished Teaching Professor of
Political Science and co-editor of the Law and Society Review. A nationally recognized expert on U.S. Supreme Court oral arguments and decision making, he is the co-author of Oral Arguments and Coalition Formation on the U.S. Supreme Court, co-editor of A Good Quarrel, and author of Oral Arguments and Decision Making on the U.S. Supreme CourtHis work also appears in a variety of academic journals including the American Political Science Review, American Politics Research, Congress and the PresidencyJournal of Politics, Law and Society Review, Political Analysis, Political Research Quarterly, University of Illinois Law Review, University of Minnesota Law Review, and Washington University Law Review. In addition, his research has been covered by The Economist, the New York Times, NPR, C-SPAN, Slate, USA Today, ABC News, CNN, Bloomberg News, The National Journal, and McClatchy. Beyond his scholarship, Johnson has won college level and university wide awards for teaching and advising.