Jeronimo Cortina

Assistant Professor at University Of Houston

Jernimo Cortina is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science and Resident Scholar at the Center for Mexican American Studies at the University of Houston. He earned his M.Phil and Ph.D in Political Science from Columbia University, and a master's degree in Public Administration from the School of International and Public Affairs at the same institution. His most recent publications include a forthcoming book on voting behavior and polarisation (with Andrew Gelman, David Park, Boris Shor and Joseph Bafumi) and an edited volume (with Andrew Gelman) on the role of quantitative tools in the social sciences. Most of his work is publicly available through his webpage at