I am a political scientist and an Assistant Professor at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government. My research interests include statistical methods, law, and race and ethnic politics, and political economy. I write on issues involving the political economy of race relations, the American legal system, and law and politics. At Harvard, I am an affiliate of the Institute for Quantitative Social Science and the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation.

My research has been covered by the New York Times, National Public Radio, MSNBC, the Washington Post, and other outlets.

You can access my Google Scholar page here. You can find a full description of my publications and working papers here. My CV is here.