Marc Trussler

I am Director of Data Sciences for the University of Pennsylvania Program on Opinion Research and Election Studies and a Senior Election analyst for NBC News. I received my PhD in Political Science at Vanderbilt University. My research focuses on elections , polling, and political communication.

My work has appeared in the Journal of PoliticsScience AdvancesPublic Opinion Quarterly, the British Journal of Political Science, Legislative Studies Quarterly, Political Behavior, and the International Journal of Press/Politics. 

View my CV here.

Outside of my work I love long runs in the woods,  playing guitar, cooking, and making sure to ride bikes everyday.

Email: trussler[at]

twitter: @marctrussler