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Elections, Public Opinion, and Voting Behavior Section Award Recipients

More on the Elections, Public Opinion, and Voting Behavior section

Best Paper Award
Emerging Scholar Award
John Sullivan Award
Philip E. Converse Book Award
Warren E. Miller Award
Best Article in Political Behavior Award
Graduate Student Travel Awards


Best Paper Award

The Best Paper Award is given for the best paper delivered at the previous year's APSA Annual Meeting. 

2018 Katherine Conn, Columbia University
“When do the Advantaged See the Disadvantages of Others? A Quasi-Experimental Study of National Service.”
2018 Cecilia Mo, University of California, Berkeley
“When do the Advantaged See the Disadvantages of Others? A Quasi-Experimental Study of National Service.”
2017 Rune Slothuus, Aarhus University
“If Only Citizens Had a Cue: The Process of Opinion Formation over Time.”
2017 Thomas Leeper, London School of Economics
“If Only Citizens Had a Cue: The Process of Opinion Formation over Time.”
2016   David A.M. Peterson, Iowa State University
“Macrointerest: The Public as Attentive Gods of Vengeance but Lazy Gods of
Reward (with Apologies to V.O. Key).”
2016  Kyle Saunders, Colorado State University
“Macrointerest: The Public as Attentive Gods of Vengeance but Lazy Gods of
Reward (with Apologies to V.O. Key).”
2016  Scott McClurg, Southern Illinois University
“Macrointerest: The Public as Attentive Gods of Vengeance but Lazy Gods of
Reward (with Apologies to V.O. Key).”
2016  Joanne Miller, University of Minnesota
“Macrointerest: The Public as Attentive Gods of Vengeance but Lazy Gods of
Reward (with Apologies to V.O. Key).”
2015  Samara Klar, University of Arizona
“When Common Identities Fuel Affective Polarization: An Experimental Study of Democratic and Republican Women.” 
2014 Thomas Wood, University of Chicago
County Line and Prime Time: A Presidential Campaign as a Lab for Advertising Effects.
2013 Jens Hainmueller, Massachusetts Institure of Technology
"The Hidden American Immigration Consensus: A Conjoint Analysis of Attitudes toward Immigrants"
2013 Daniel Hopkins, Georgetown University
"The Hidden American Immigration Consensus: A Conjoint Analysis of Attitudes toward Immigrants"
2012 James Druckman, Northwestern University
"Framing and Biased Information Search"
2012 Jordan Fein, Northwestern University
Framing and Biased Information Search
2012 Thomas Leeper, Northwestern University
Framing and Biased Information Search
2011 Michael Tomz, Stanford University
Candidate Repositioning
2010 Deborah Brooks, Dartmouth College
A War of One's Own: Understanding the Gender Gap in Support for War
2010 Benjamin Valentino, Dartmouth College
A War of One's Own: Understanding the Gender Gap in Support for War
2009 Deborah Schildkraut, Tufts University
"Immigrant Resentment: When The Work Ethnic Backfires"
2007 Dennis Chong, Northwestern University
"Democratic Competition and Public Opinion"
2007 James Druckman, Northwestern University
"Democratic Competition and Public Opinion"
2006 Larry Bartels, Princeton University
"What's the Matter with What's the Matter with Kansas?: Class, Culture, and Presidential Voting, 1952-2004"
2005 David Campbell, University of Notre Dame
"Community Heterogeneity and Participation"
2004 Larry Bartels, Princeton University
"Homer Gets a Tax Cut: Inequality and Public Policy in the American Mind"
2003 George Bizer, Ohio State University
"Impact of Personality on Political Beliefs Attitutes, and Behavior: Need for Cognition and Need to Evaluate"
2003 Allyson Holbrook, Ohio State University
"Impact of Personality on Political Beliefs Attitutes, and Behavior: Need for Cognition and Need to Evaluate"
2003 Derek Rucker, Ohio State University
"Impact of Personality on Political Beliefs Attitutes, and Behavior: Need for Cognition and Need to Evaluate"
2003 Jon Krosnick, Ohio State University
"Impact of Personality on Political Beliefs Attitutes, and Behavior: Need for Cognition and Need to Evaluate"
2003 Richard Petty, Ohio State University
"Impact of Personality on Political Beliefs Attitutes, and Behavior: Need for Cognition and Need to Evaluate"
2003 S. Christian Wheeler, Ohio State University
"Impact of Personality on Political Beliefs Attitutes, and Behavior: Need for Cognition and Need to Evaluate"
2002 Martin Cohen, University of California at Los Angeles
"Beating Reform: The Resurgence of Parties in Presidential Nomination, 1980 to 2000."
2002 David Karol, University of California at Los Angeles
"Beating Reform: The Resurgence of Parties in Presidential Nomination, 1980 to 2000."
2002 Hans Noel, University of California at Los Angeles
"Beating Reform: The Resurgence of Parties in Presidential Nomination, 1980 to 2000."
2002 John Zaller, University of California at Los Angeles
"Beating Reform: The Resurgence of Parties in Presidential Nomination, 1980 to 2000."
2001 James Glaser, Tufts University
"Of White Voters and Black Schools"
2000 Robert Huckfeldt, Indiania University
"Political Environments, Micro-environments, and the Dynamics of Political Preference"
2000 John Sprague, Washington University
"Political Environments, Micro-environments, and the Dynamics of Political Preference"
1999 Stan Humphries, University of Virginia
"The Impact of Economic Structure on Social Capital and Civic Engagement"
1997 Richard Johnston, University of British Colombia
"The 1993 Canadian Election: Realignment, Dealignment or Something Else?"
1997 André Blais, University of Montreal
"The 1993 Canadian Election: Realignment, Dealignment or Something Else?"
1997 Henry Brady, University of California, Berkeley
"The 1993 Canadian Election: Realignment, Dealignment or Something Else?"
1997 Elisabeth Gidengil, McGill University
"The 1993 Canadian Election: Realignment, Dealignment or Something Else?"
1997 Neil Nevitte, University of Toronto
"The 1993 Canadian Election: Realignment, Dealignment or Something Else?"
1996 Henry Brady, University of California, Berkeley
"Prospecting for Participants: Rational Expectations and the Recruitment of Political Activists"
1996 Kay Schlozman, Boston College
"Prospecting for Participants: Rational Expectations and the Recruitment of Political Activists"
1996 Sidney Verba, Harvard University
"Prospecting for Participants: Rational Expectations and the Recruitment of Political Activists"
1995 Stanley Feldman, SUNY- Stony Brook
1995   Karen Stenner, SUNY-Stony Brook
"Order, Threat, and Political Intolerance"

 


Emerging Scholar Award

The Emerging Scholar Award is awarded to the top scholar in the field who is within 10 years of her or his Ph.D.

2018 Michael Tesler, University of California, Irvine
2018 Samara Klar, University of Arizona
2017 Brendan Nyhan, Dartmouth College
2017 Peter K. Enns, Cornell University
2016  Yanna Krupnikov, Stony Brook University 
2016 Neil Malhotra, Stanford University 
2015  Chris Karpowitz, Brigham Young University 
2015  Mona Lena Krook, Rutgers University 
2014 Catherine De Vries, University of Oxford
2014 Daniel Hopkins, Georgetown University
2013 Gabriel Lenz, University of California, Berkeley
2013 Betsy Sinclair, University of Chicago
2012 Thomas Rudolph, University of Illinois
2012 Kevin Arceneaux, Temple University
2011 Cindy Kam, Vanderbilt University
2011 Sara Hobolt, University of Oxford
2010 James Fowler, University of California, San Diego
2009 Ted Brader, University of Michigan
2007 Adam Berinsky, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2007  Thomas Rudolph, University of Illinois
2006 Stephen Nicholson, University of California, Merced
2006 Joshua Tucker, Princeton University
2005 James Druckman, University of Minnesota
2004 Marc Hetherington, Bowdoin College
2003 Darren Davis, University of Michigan
2001 Janet Box-Steffensmeier, Ohio State University
2001 R. Alvarez, California Institute of Technology
2000 Christopher Anderson, Binghamton University- SUNY
1999 Wendy Rahn, University of Minnesota
1996 Jeffery Mondak, University of Pittsburgh
1996 Arthur Lupia, University of California, San Diego

 


John Sullivan Award

The John Sullivan Award for the best paper by a graduate student on a panel sponsored by the APSA Organized Section on Elections, Public Opinion, and Voting Behavior at the previous APSA Annual Meeting.

2018 Elizabeth Connors, Stony Brook University
“Political Values as Partisan Social Norms: The Social Context on Value Endorsement.”
2017 John Kane, Stony Brook University
“Are You a Team Player? Party Coalitions, Executives, and Partisan Polarization.”
2015  Stephen Utych, Vanderbilt University
“Human or Not? Political Rhetoric and Foreign Policy Attitudes”  
2013 Alexander Theodoridis, University of California, Merced
"It’s My Party: Partisan Intensity through the Lens of Implicit Identity"
2010 Elias Dinas, European University Institute
The More You Try the Less It Sticks: Parental Politicization and the Endurance of Partisan Transmission Through the Family
2009 Christopher Stout, University of California, Irvine
"Ashamed Not to Vote for an African American; Ashamed to Vote for a Woman: An Analysis of the Bradley Effect from 1982-2006"
2009 Reuben Kline, University of California, Irvine
"Ashamed Not to Vote for an African American; Ashamed to Vote for a Woman: An Analysis of the Bradley Effect from 1982-2006"

 


 Philip E. Converse Book Award

The Philip E. Converse Book Award is given for an outstanding book in the field published at least five years before.

2018 Jennifer L. Hochschild, Harvard University
What’s Fair? American Beliefs about Distributive Justice. Harvard University Press, 1986.
2017 Tali Mendelberg, Princeton University
The Race Card: Campaign Strategy, Implicit Messages, and the Norm of Equality. Princeton University Press, 2001.
2016   Marc Hetherington, Vanderbilt University
Authoritarianism and Polarization in American Politics. Cambridge University Press, 2009.
2016 Jonathan Weiler, University of North Carolina
Authoritarianism and Polarization in American Politics. Cambridge University Press, 2009.
2015 Robert Huckfeldt, University of California, Davis
Citizens, Politics and Social Communication: Information and Influence in an Election Campaign
2015 John Sprague, Washington University in St. Louis
Citizens, Politics and Social Communication: Information and Influence in an Election Campaign
2014 Martin Gilens, Princeton University
Why Americans Hate Welfare: Race, Media, and the Politics of Antipoverty Policy. University of Chicago Press, 2009
2013 John Mueller, Ohio State University
War, Presidents and Public Opinion (New York: Wiley, 1973)
2012 Edward Carmines, Indiana University, Bloomington
Issue Evolution: Race and the Transformation of American Politics (Princeton University Press, 1989 )
2012 James Stimson, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Issue Evolution: Race and the Transformation of American Politics (Princeton University Press, 1989)
2011 Paul Sniderman, Stanford University
Reasoning and Choice: Explorations in Political Psychology
2011 Richard Brody, Stanford University
Reasoning and Choice: Explorations in Political Psychology
2011 Philip Tetlock, University of Pennylvania
Reasoning and Choice: Explorations in Political Psychology
2010 Robert Erikson, Columbia University
Statehouse Democracy: Public Opinion and Policy in the American States
2010 Gerald Wright, Indiana University, Bloomington
Statehouse Democracy: Public Opinion and Policy in the American States
2010 John McIver, University of Colorado, Boulder
Statehouse Democracy: Public Opinion and Policy in the American States
2009 Steven Rosenstone, University of Minnesota
Mobilization, Participation, and Democracy in American (New York: MacMillan)
2009 John Hansen, University of Chicago
Mobilization, Participation, and Democracy in American (New York: MacMillan)
2008 Robert E. Lane, Yale University
Political Ideology (Free Press of Glencoe, 1963)
2007 Sidney Verba, Harvard University
Voice and Equality: Civic Voluntarism and American Politics
2007 Kay Schlozman, Boston College
Voice and Equality: Civic Voluntarism and American Politics
2007 Henry Brady, University of California, Berkeley
Voice and Equality: Civic Voluntarism and American Politics
2006 James Piereson, Manhattan Institute
Political Tolerance and American Democracy (University of Chicago Press, 1982)
2006 George Marcus, Williams College
Political Tolerance and American Democracy (University of Chicago Press, 1982)
2006 John Sullivan, University of Minnesota-Minneapolis
Political Tolerance and American Democracy (University of Chicago Press, 1982)
2005 Stanley Presser, University of Maryland
Questions and Answers in Attitude Surveys: Experiments on Question Form, Wording, and Context. NY: Academic Press, 1981.
2005 Howard Schumann, University of Michigan
Questions and Answers in Attitude Surveys: Experiments on Question Form, Wording, and Context. NY: Academic Press, 1981
2004 Shanto Iyengar, Stanford University
Co-Authored with Donald Kinder: News that Matters: Television and American Public Opinion (University of Chicago Press, 1987)
2004 Donald Kinder, University of Michigan
Co-Authored with Shanto Iyengar: News that Matters: Television and American Public Opinion (University of Chicago Press, 1987)
2004 John Hansen, University of Chicago
Mobilization, Participation, and Democracy in American (New York: MacMillan)
2003 Benjamin Page, Northwestern University
The Rational Public
2003 Robert Shapiro, Columbia University
The Rational Public
2002 Morris Fiorina, Stanford University
Retrospective Voting in American National Elections
2001 James Stimson, University of North Carolina
Public Opinion in America: Moods, Cycles, and Swings
2000 John Zaller, University of California, Los Angeles
The Nature and Origins of Mass Opinions (Cambridge University Press, 1992)
1999 Anthony Downs, The Brookings Institution
An Economic Theory of Democracy (Harper and Row, 1957)

 


Warren E. Miller Award

The Warren E. Miller Prize is awarded every two or three years for an outstanding career of intellectual accomplishment and service to the profession in the Elections, Public Opinion, and Voting Behavior field.

2018 Kay Schlozman, Boston College
2016    John Aldrich, Duke University
2014 Larry Bartels, Vanderbilt University
2012 Donald Kinder, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
2010 James Stimson, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
2006 Morris Fiorina, Stanford University
2004 M. Jennings, University of California-Santa Barbara
2000 Sidney Verba, Harvard University
1995 Warren Miller, Arizona State University

 


Best Article in Political Behavior Award

This award is for the best article published in Political Behavior in the previous calendar year.

2018 Kevin Munger, New York University
“Tweement Effects on the Tweeted: Experimentally Reducing Racial Harassment.” Political Behavior 39(3): 629–649.
2017 Noah J. Kaplan, University of Chicago
“Racial Resentment and Whites’ Gun Policy Preference in Contemporary America.” Political Behavior 38(2): 255–75.
2017 Alexandra Filindra, University of Chicago
“Racial Resentment and Whites’ Gun Policy Preference in Contemporary America.” Political Behavior 38(2): 255–75.
2016 Cecilia Mo, Vanderbilt University
“The Consequences of Explicit and Implicit Gender Attitudes and Candidate Quality in the Calculation of Voters.”
2015  Yanna Krupnikov, Stony Brook University
“The Relationship Between Campaign Negativity, Gender and Campaign Context” 
2015  Nichole M. Bauer, University of Alabama
“The Relationship Between Campaign Negativity, Gender and Campaign Context” 

   


Graduate Student Travel Awards

Multiple grants awarded to graduate students who are authors or co-authors of papers on a panel or poster session sponsored by the section at the Annual Meeting.

2018    Elizabeth Connors, Stony Brook University
2017 Enrijeta Shino, University of Florida
2017 Carolina Tchintian, Rice University
2015  Katherine Haenschen, University of Texas at Austin
2015  Ju Yeon Park, New York University

 

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