Experts

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Government and Politics

Campaign finance reform
Court system
  • Frank Talty, co-director of the UMass Lowell Center for Public Opinion and assistant dean, College of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences 
Gay rights/marriage
  • Morgan Marietta, assistant professor of political science
  • Frank Talty, co-director of the UMass Lowell Center for Public Opinion and assistant dean of the College of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences 

International relations
  • Deina Abdelkader, assistant professor of political science, peace and conflict studies and global studies
  • Dean Bergeron, professor emeritus of history 
  • Ardeth Maung Thawnghmung, professor and department chairwoman, political science
  • Paula Rayman, professor of social sciences and director of the Center for Middle East Peace, Development and Culture
Latin American politics
Local government and politics
  • Joshua Dyck, co-director of the UMass Lowell Center for Public Opinion and associate professor of political science
  • Morgan Marietta, assistant professor of political science
  • Frank Talty, co-director of the UMass Lowell Center for Public Opinion and assistant dean, College of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences 
Middle East politics
  • Deina Abdelkader, assistant professor of political science, peace and conflict studies and global studies
  • Gregory Aftandilian, associate, Middle East Center for Peace, Development and Culture
  • Ahmed Abdelal, provost
Peace and conflict studies
  • Paula Rayman, professor of gender studies and global studies, director of the Middle East Center for Peace, Development and Culture
Polling
  •  Joshua Dyck, co-director of the UMass Lowell Center for Public Opinion and associate professor of political science
  •  Frank Talty, co-director of the UMass Lowell Center for Public Opinion and assistant dean, College of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences 
Political psychology 
Politics and sports 
Public policy 
Southeast Asian politics
Special interest groups
  • Joshua Dyck, co-director of the UMass Lowell Center for Public Opinion and associate professor of political science
State government and politics
  • Joshua Dyck, co-director of the UMass Lowell Center for Public Opinion and associate professor of political science
  • Morgan Marietta, assistant professor of political science
  • Frank Talty, co-director of the UMass Lowell Center for Public Opinion and assistant dean, College of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences 
U.S. Congress

U.S. Constitution
U.S. government and politics
  • Joshua Dyck, co-director of the UMass Lowell Center for Public Opinion and associate professor of political science
  • Morgan Marietta, assistant professor of political science
  • Frank Talty, co-director of the UMass Lowell Center for Public Opinion and assistant dean, College of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences