Department of Government
- Since receiving his PhD from Harvard, David Lublin has authored two books, The Paradox of Representation: Racial Gerrymandering and Minority Interests in Congress and The Republican South: Democratization and Partisan Change. He has published articles in a variety of journals, and his work on redistricting was cited by the Supreme Court in Georgia v. Ashcroft. Lublin has received two grants from the National Science Foundation, most recently for the Federal Elections Project which compiled election results at the precinct level from around the United States. The German Marshall Fund recently awarded him a fellowship to pursue work on minority representation in democratic countries. He is on the faculty of the Women and Politics Institute and a fellow of the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies.
DegreesPhD Harvard University
BA Yale University
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Area of Expertise: American campaigns and elections, African American and Latino politics, Southern politics, redistricting, electoral systems and minority representation in the United States and other countries
Additional Information: David Lublin has received two grants from the National Science Foundation and is an expert on elections and minority representation. His work on race and redistricting was cited by the Supreme Court in Georgia v. Ashcroft (2003) and LULAC v. Perry (2006). His second book, The Republican South, explains why Republicans became the dominant party in Southern elections. He recently received a fellowship from the German Marshall Fund to study minority representation in democratic nations around the world.
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