Fields of Study: American Politics, Constitutional Studies
Areas of interest: Racial Attitudes, Political Psychology, Public Opinion
Spencer is a third-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 has multiple articles in the review stage. He has also been the instructor of record for an introduction to American Government class at Golden West College. He hopes to complete the program by 2023