D. Adam Nicholson

D. Adam Nicholson

Graduate Student

About D. Adam Nicholson

Adam received his B.A. in Sociology from the University of Kansas, where he was part of the McNair Scholars program. His primary research interests include stratification and inequality, specifically through the lenses of political sociology. He's currently examining the effects of voter ID laws on voter participation, as well as issues related to political efficacy.CV

Research + teaching interests: poverty and inequality; political sociology; social policy; social movements; racism; electoral politics; polarization; quantitative methods; experimental methods

Dissertation title: The Causes and Consequences of Poverty in US States: Examining Prevalence and Penalties,
1993-2015

Dissertation committee: Art Alderson, Clem Brooks, Patricia McManus, Andrew Halpern-Manners, Dave Brady (UCRiverside)