About Christian



Christian Grose is Associate Professor of Political Science at University of Southern California's Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences; and is a faculty member in the Political Science and International Relations Ph.D. program. His research interests include American political institutions (Congress and the Presidency), legislative representation, distributive public policy, race and politics, research methods, and field experiments.


Christian is the author of Congress in Black and White: Race and Representation in Washington and at Home (Cambridge University Press, 2011). In addition, he has published articles or has articles forthcoming in scholarly journals such as the American Journal of Political Science, the British Journal of Political Science, the Journal of Politics, Legislative Studies Quarterly, Polity, and Presidential Studies Quarterly. Christian received the 2010 CQ Press award for the best paper on legislative studies presented at the American Political Science Association meeting. He is also a previous recipient of the Carl Albert award for the best dissertation in legislative politics from the American Political Science Association.


E-mail: cgrose@usc.edu

University of Southern California

Department of Political Science

3518 Trousdale Pkwy, VKC 327

Los Angeles, CA 90089-0044


Download copies of some of my working papers on SSRN