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Logan M. Dancey

Associate Professor of Government

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BA University Puget Sound
PHD Univ. of Minnesota Twin Cities

Logan M. Dancey

Logan Dancey's research and teaching interests include the U.S. Congress, campaigns and elections, and public opinion. His research agenda focuses on how legislators seek to represent their constituents in more polarized times and the ways in which the public responds to partisanship inside Congress. His research has appeared in such journals as the American Journal of Political Science, American Politics Research, Political Research Quarterly, and Political Behavior.

Professor Dancey holds a BA from the University of Puget Sound and a PhD from the University of Minnesota. Prior to joining the faculty at Wesleyan, he was a postdoctoral associate at the University of Pittsburgh.

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Office Hours

Fall 2020 -- Monday, noon - 1 p.m; Thursday, 10:30-11:30 a.m.; and by appointment. Zoom link is posted on course Moodle pages. Please e-mail me if you need the link.


Fall 2020
GOVT 232 - 01
Campaigns and Elections

GOVT 376 - 01
Pol. Polarization in America

Spring 2021
GOVT 215 - 01
Congressional Policy Making

GOVT 366 - 01
Empirical Methods for Poli Sci