Robert G. Boatright
Areas of Expertise & Civic Involvements
Boatright teaches courses on American political behavior, political parties, campaigns and elections, interest groups, political participation, and political theory; other current research interests include comparative campaign finance and the role of ideological appeals in campaigns. He has served as a research fellow at the Campaign Finance Institute, as an American Political Science Association Congressional Fellow, and as a research associate at the American Judicature Society. He has published books and articles on campaign finance reform, congressional redistricting, the congressional budget process, and on various aspects of jury service. Boatright is also the director of the Worcester Campaign Finance Project.