journal articles

(2019). Parochialism, Social Norms, and Discrimination against Immigrants. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 116(33), 16274-16279.

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(2015). Fuzzy Sets on Shaky Ground: Parameter Sensitivity and Confirmation Bias in fsQCA. Political Analysis 23(1), 21-41.


working papers: representation

(2020). The Business of Politics: Campaign Costs and Party Switching. Working Paper (Under Review).

(2019). ​​​Do Voters Respond to Cross-Ethnic Campaigning in Divided Societies?. Working Paper (Under Review).

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(2019). ​​​Party Control of Primary Elections in New Democracies. Working Paper.

(2019). ​​​The Rejection of Election Results in Africa. Revise and resubmit at African Affairs.

(2018). ​​​Accountability Under Devolved Government: Evidence from a Field Experiment in Kenya. Working Paper.

working papers: identity politics

More Publications

(2020). ​​​Feminist Backlash to Political Islam: Evidence from Social Encounters in the Field. Working Paper.

(2020). ​​​Linguistic Assimilation Does Not Reduce Discrimination Against Immigrants. Working Paper (Under Review).

(2019). ​​​Communications Technology and National Identity in Sub-Saharan Africa. Working Paper.

(2019). ​​​Ethnicity and Judicial Decision-making: Evidence from the Kenyan High Courts. Working Paper.

(2019). ​​​Political Endorsements and Cross-Ethnic Voting in Africa. Working Paper.


University of Pittsburgh

  • Introduction to African Politics (PS1352/AFRCNA1030)
  • Capstone on Comparative Politics (PS1381)

University of California, Berkeley

  • Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award
  • PS2 Introduction to Comparative Politics (undergraduate lecture)
  • PS146A African Politics (undergraduate lecture)