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August 17, 2017
CONTACT: Jill Rosen
Office: 443-997-9906
Cell: 443-547-8805
[email protected] @JHUmediareps

Advisory: JHU Experts Can Discuss Race, Political movements, Inequality

The following Johns Hopkins University experts — political scientists, economists, historians and sociologists — are available for interviews on topics of race, inequality and political movements:

Lester Spence, associate professor of political science: Black politics, Black Lives Matter, race and politics, urban policy.

Nathan Connolly, Herbert Baxter Adams Associate Professor of History: Racism, Jim Crow, civil rights, urban and suburban history, presidential history.

Vesla Weaver, associate professor of political science: racial inequality, political causes and consequences of the growth of the U.S. criminal justice system.

Steven Teles, associate professor: Conservative movement, general politics.

Daniel Schlozman, assistant professor of political science: American party politics, Christian right, general politics.

Adam Sheingate, associate professor of political science: social policy, the presidency, American politics.

Andrew Cherlin, Benjamin H. Griswold III Professor of Public Policy: the American family, working-class America, demography, social policy.

Kathryn Edin, Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of sociology: poverty, inequality, social policy.

Stephen L. Morgan, Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of sociology: Inequality, voter identity trends, Ferguson Effect.

To reach these experts, please contact Jill Rosen at 443-997-9906, (cell) 443-547-8805 or [email protected]. To arrange a video or audio interview with a Johns Hopkins expert, contact Rosen or visit our studio web page.