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Rachel

PhD Doctor of Philosophy candidate

Expertise
Political Psychology, Public Opinion, Media Studies, Race and Ethnicity, Gender, Food Politics, Immigration
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Project ideas

Project ideas are meant to help inspire student thinking about their own project. Students are in the driver seat of their research and are free to use any or none of the ideas shared by their mentors.

#SayHerName: Effects of Victim Gender on Policing Attitudes

Activists and academics have noted that police brutality against Black women is often under-reported in news media. This project will use a survey experiment to determine if the distinct ideas about Black women and Black men as victims of police violence affect Americans' attitudes on policing.

Coding skills

R, Stata