I’m an Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. I specialize in public law, courts, and American FLC faculty staff portraits, fall 2017political development. In 2014, I received my PhD in government from Cornell University after obtaining a B.A. in political science and history from Boston College.

Have a look through my site, and you’ll find information about my teaching and my research. I study how the U.S Supreme Court’s constitutional interpretation influences the size and strength of the American federal government.