Political Science at the London School of Economics
Distinguished Professor, Political Science
Robert Huckfeldt received his Ph.D. from Washington University in St. Louis. He is the past president of the Midwest Political Science Association; past chair of the Elections, Public Opinion, and Voting Behavior Section of the American Political Science Association; and the past president of the Political Networks Section of the American Political Science Association. He has served in a number of administrative roles, including political science department chair at Indiana University and UC Davis, and director of the UC Center Sacramento and the UC Davis Institute for Governmental Affairs. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. His research interests lie in citizen participation, communication, and decision-making.