Michael Henderson, PhD

March 13, 2015

Dr. Henderson is the Director for the Public Policy Research Lab and an assistant professor in the Manship School of Mass Communication specializing in public opinion, campaigns and elections, and social policy. He brings extensive experience in high quality survey design, analysis, and interpretation to the lab. His record includes projects with the Associated Press, Duke University’s Initiative on Survey Methodology, and Harvard University’s Program on Survey Research. The Brookings Institution Press, Public Opinion Quarterly, and several other top academic journals have published his research. Additionally, his work has appeared in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, and the Atlantic. He earned his Ph.D. in Government and Social Policy from Harvard University in 2011.