Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Houston
Not Clearly Pro or Con to the question "Should Felons Who Have Completed Their Sentence (Incarceration, Probation, and Parole) Be Allowed to Vote?"
"Further research is needed to explore the intimate connections between judicial sentencing laws, prison administration, the demographics of the prison and ex-prisoner population and election laws to understand the full impacts and ramifications of incarceration and enfranchisement."
"Incarceration and Enfranchisement: International Practices, Impact, and Recommendations for Reform," Washington, D.C.: International Foundation for Election Systems, 2003
Experts PhD's, JD's (lawyers), Judges, Members of Congress, Secretaries of States, members of state and federal legislative bodies, Executive Branch officials with significant involvement in felon voting issues, and individuals with graduate degrees and significant post-graduate involvement in felon voting issues.[Note: Experts definition varies by site.]
Involvement and Affiliations:
Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Houston, Summer 2007-Present
Assistant Professor of Political Science and Director of the Bureau of Public Affairs Research, University of Idaho, 2004-2007
Adjunct Professor, DePaul University, 2003-2004
PhD, Political Science, Northwestern University, 2005
MA, Political Science, Northwestern University, 2001