PhD, Political Science, Stony Brook University
MA, Political Science, University of Mannheim (Germany)
BA, Political Science, University of Mannheim (Germany)
Pol Sci 473: Public Opinion
Pol Sci 701: Techniques of Political Science Research
Pol Sci 702: Advanced Techniques of Political Science
Pol Sci 935: Seminar in Advanced Political Science Methodology
Substantive: American politics, public opinion and elections, ideology, media and politics
Methods: Research methods, measurement, causal inference, text analysis, Bayesian statistics
Political psychology, attitudes and behavior, ideology and moral reasoning, text analysis, experimental methods
Kline, Reuben, Bankert, Alexa, Levitan, Lindsey, and Kraft, Patrick. “Personality and Prosocial Behavior: A Multilevel Meta-Analysis.” Political Science Research and Methods 7.1 (2019): 125-142.
Kraft, Patrick. “Measuring Morality in Political Attitude Expression.” The Journal of Politics 80.3 (2018): 1028–1033.
Kraft, Patrick, Lodge, Milton, and Taber, Charles S. “Why People ‘Don’t Trust the Evidence’: Motivated Reasoning and Scientific Beliefs.” The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 658.1 (2015): 121–133.
Schmitt-Beck, Rüdiger, and Kraft, Patrick. “Political Information Flows and Consistent Voting.” Voters on the Move Or on the Run?. Ed. Wessels, Bernhard; Rattinger, Hans; Rossteutscher, Sigrid; Schmitt-Beck, Rüdiger. Oxford University Press, (2014): 193.