Professor of Political Science, Washington College

I study religion, gender and American politics. My latest book is Tea Party Women: Mama Grizzlies, Grassroots Leaders, and the Changing Face of the American Right(NYU Press 2016) and the fourth edition of my best-selling textbook, Women and Politics (Rowman & Littlefield), written with Julie Dolan and Michele Swers, will be available August 2019. I also chair the board of Public Religion Research Institute.

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of Political Science, Washington College

Education

  • 1999 
    American University, Ph.D. Political Science