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

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

Multiple NSF Grants
American Judicature Society
Pi Sigma Alpha

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 Professor of
Political Science and law and past 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 appears in a variety of academic journals including the American Political Science Review, Journal of Politics, Law and Society Review, Political Analysis, American Politics Research, University of Illinois Law Review, and University of Minnesota Law Review. In addition, his research and commentary have been covered by The Economist, the New York Times, the Washington PostNPR, MPR, C-SPAN, Slate, USA Today, ABC, CNN, and The National Journal. Johnson has also won college level and university wide awards for teaching and advising.