I am an Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University at Buffalo, SUNY. I previously taught at Denison University. My research interests include: political behavior, election administration, parties, religion and politics, and political communication. My work has appeared, or is forthcoming, in such outlets as the American Journal of Political ScienceLegislative Studies QuarterlyPolitical Research QuarterlyAmerican Politics Research, and State Politics & Policy Quarterly