Fields of Study: American Politics, Constitutional Studies
Areas of interest: Racial politics, political psychology, voting behavior, public opinion
Spencer is a second year doctoral student. His research interests include racial politics, political psychology and voting behavior. Spencer earned his Bachelor's degree at the University of Wisconsin-- Madison. While in attendance, he worked both on political campaigns and in the Wisconsin state legislature.
Shortly after graduating, Spencer attended California State University-- Long Beach, earning a Master’s degree in political science. While in his program, his work was accepted to seven conferences including the Western Political Science Association and Southern Political Science Association’s annual meetings. Spencer graduated from CSULB with the highest honor a graduate student can receive from the university.
His current research focuses on racial attitudes. He hopes to complete the program by 2023.