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Donald Green

J.W. Burgess Professor of Political Science

Donald P. Green is J. W. Burgess Professor of Political Science at Columbia University, where he has taught since 2011. Between 1989 and 2011, Professor Green taught at Yale University and directed its Institution for Social and Policy Studies. Professor Green is the author of four books and more than one hundred scholarly articles spanning a range of topics including voting behavior, mass media, partisanship, and hate crime. Much of his current work uses field experimentation to study the ways in which media messages mobilize and persuade. He is co-author of the textbook Field Experiments: Design, Analysis, and Interpretation. He was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2003. He co-founded the Experimental Research section of the American Political Science Association and served as its first president.