Aaron Rudkin is a Ph.D. Candidate in Political Science at University of California Los Angeles and a pre-doctoral researcher at TCD. Prior to graduate school, he was a programmer and systems administrator. His methodological interests include text as data, casual inference, high-volume data scraping, and reproducibility; his substantive work focuses on elite responses to political discourse, including dissertation work on the impact of the entry of far-right parties into German state parliaments. His research has appeared in the American Political Science Review and Political Behavior. Aaron is originally from Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.
Ph.D. in Political Science, 2021 (expected)
University of California Los Angeles