Gary E. Hollibaugh, Jr.
RankRegular Faculty - Assistant Professor
Research and Teaching Interests
American political institutions, executive politics, Congressional politics, and quantitative research methods
Gary Hollibaugh specializes in American political institutions with an emphasis on the relationship between the executive and legislative branches, as well as the importance of elite personality within institutions. He is coauthor of More Than a Feeling: Personality, Polarization, and the Transformation of the U.S. Congress (University of Chicago Press, in press), which leverages insights from political science, personality psychology, neuropsychology, experimental economics, computational linguistics, and machine learning to develop a framework for incorporating elite personality traits into formal and informal models of political institutions. His work has been published in the discipline’s leading journals, including the American Journal of Political Science, American Politics Research, the Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, the Journal of Theoretical Politics, Political Research Quarterly, Political Science Research and Methods, Presidential Studies Quarterly, and Social Science Quarterly.
Office HoursTuesdays 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. and Thursdays 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., and by appointment
Office: 2057 Jenkins Nanovic Halls
Department of Political Science
2060 Jenkins Nanovic Halls
Notre Dame, IN 46556