Timothy R. Johnson - Department of Political Science
Contact:

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

612-625-2907

trj@umn.edu

Office Hours:
By Appointment
Timothy R. Johnson (Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis 1998) is Morse Alumni Distinguished Teaching Professor of
Political Science. 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: A Deliberate Dialogue (University Michigan Press, 2012, with Ryan C. Black and Justin Wedeking), co-editor of A Good Quarrel (University of Michigan Press, 2009, with Jerry Goldman), and author of Oral Arguments and Decision Making on the U.S. Supreme Court (SUNY Press, 2004). His work has also been published in the American Political Science Review, American Politics Research, Congress and the PresidencyJournal of Politics, Law and Society Review, Loyola University Law Review, Marquette Law Review, Political Analysis, Political Research Quarterly, University of Illinois Law Review, University of Minnesota Law Review, Washington University Law Review, and Washington University Journal of Law and Policy. Beyond his scholarship, Johnson has won college level and university wide awards for teaching and advising.