Timothy R. Johnson - Department of Political Science
Education:
Ph.D., Washington University
M.A., Washington University
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus

Expertise:
U.S. Supreme Court
Judicial Politics
Empirical Legal Studies
American Politics

Awards:
Six NSF Awards
2018 APSA Dist. Teaching
2009 Pi Sigma Alpha
2002 Am. Judicature Society

My Contact:
trj@umn.edu

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

Office Hours:
By Appointment
I am Morse Alumni Distinguished Professor of
Political Science and law, past co-editor of the Law and Society Review, and a  nationally recognized expert on U.S. Supreme Court oral arguments and decision making. I am 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 Court. My research appears in a variety of academic journals including the American Political Science Review, Journal of Politics, Law and Society Review, and Political Analysis. In addition, my research and commentary have been covered by The Economist, The Guardian, New York Times, Washington PostNPR, MPR, WCCO Radio, C-SPANSlate, USA Today, ABC, CNN, and The National Journal. In addition, I have won college and university wide awards for teaching and advising and was named a semi-finalist for the prestigious Robert F. Cherry Award for Great Teaching.