Jason Seawright, Northwestern University

Dr. Seawright is associate professor of political science at Northwestern University, and he received graduate degrees in political science and statistics from the University of California, Berkeley. He has published books and articles on multi-method research designs for causal inference; about the link between class and gender inequality and unequal political representation; and about how dynamics of political psychology and organization shape party-system change. He has a special research interest in the politics of the Andean countries of South America. Professor Seawright has been on the IPSA-USP Summer School faculty since 2016. In the 2018 Summer School, he will be teaching two courses on multi-method research designs for causal inference.