Forthcoming. “Taking Time (and Space) Seriously: How Scholars Falsely Infer Policy Diffusion from Model Misspecification.” (with Christopher Gandrud and Laron K. Williams), Policy Studies Journal

Under Review

“The Importance of Agency and Oversight Capacity in Enhancing Accountability in Policy Implementation” with Lael R. Keiser

  • Invited to revise and resubmit at Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory

“Under Pressure: Centralizing Regulation in Response to Presidential Directives” with Jennifer Selin, Hanna Brant, Nicholas Brothers, and Jordan Butcher

“The Impact of Chinese Investments on Public Opinion in Latin America” with Adriana Boersner and Michael Hendricks

Works in Progress

“Delegated Oversight and the Politics of Problem Monitoring: The Case of Federal Inspectors General”

“Watchdogs or Partisan Pawns? Agenda Setting and GAO Oversight”

“Society of Deputies: The Negative Externalities of Coproduction” with Nicholas Brothers

“Politicization and Bureaucratic Resistance to External Oversight”



  • POLSC-1100 | American Government | Fall 2019

Lab Instructor

  • POLSC-3000 | Introduction to Political Research | Fall 2016

Graduate Workshops

Teaching Assistant

  • The American Presidency | Spring 2018
  • African American Politics | Fall 2017
  • Liberty Justice, and the Common Good | Fall 2015, Fall 2017
  • The American Constitution | Spring 2016