Andrew D. Martin, Ph.D.
Washington University School of Law
Andrew D. Martin is the Charles Nagel Chair of Constitutional Law and Political Science at the Washington University School of Law. He currently serves Vice Dean of the School of Law and the Founding Director of theCenter for Empirical Research in the Law. He is also Professor of Political Science in Arts & Sciences. Professor Martin has been on the Washington University faculty since 2000. He is a principal of the analytics consultancy Principia Empirica LLC.
Professor Martin's expertise is in the study of judicial decisionmaking, with special emphasis on the Supreme Court and the lower federal courts. He also works extensively in the field of political methodology and applied statistics. He has published in a number of prominent law reviews and leading social science and applied statistics journals, including the American Political Science Review, the American Journal of Political Science, Political Analysis, the Journal of Legal Studies, and Statistical Science. Professor Martin is a frequent presenter at conferences and workshops throughout the country. His research has been supported by the National Science Foundation, the MacArthur Foundation, and the National Institutes of Health. He has been the principal investigator on eight grants from the National Science Foundation. Professor Martin was elected as a Fellow of the Society for Political Methodology in 2012.
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