Dr. Michelangelo Landgrave joined the Truman School of Government and Public Affairs in Fall 2022. Previously he was a joint fellow at the Center for the Study of Democratic Politics and the Department of Politics at Princeton University. He was also previously an associate fellow at the Federal Government’s Office of Evaluation Sciences. He holds a Political Science Ph.D. from the University of California and an Economics MA from California State University. He is broadly interested in race, ethnic & immigration politics (REIP), legislative studies and state & local politics. His research has been published in Political Analysis, Legislative Studies Quarterly, and the Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, in addition to other top journals in Political Science, Economics and Public Administration.