Seth Masket is a Professor of Political Science and Director of the Center on American Politics at the University of Denver. He earned his B.A. in Political Science from the University of California at Berkeley, M.A. in Campaign Management from the George Washington University, and Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of California, Los Angeles.
Professor Masket researches American politics with an concentration in political parties and their role in state and local elections.
Kousser, Thad, et al. “Kingmakers or Cheerleaders? Party Power and the Causal Effects of Endorsements.” Political Research Quarterly 68.3 (2015): 443-456.
Masket, Seth E., and Michael G. Miller. “Does Public Election Funding Create More Extreme Legislators? Evidence from Arizona and Maine.” State Politics & Policy Quarterly 15.1 (2015): 24-40.
McGhee, Eric, et al. “A Primary Cause of Partisanship? Nomination Systems and Legislator Ideology.” American Journal of Political Science 58.2 (2014): 337-351.