GRADUATE STUDENT | MICHELE MARGOLIS
Michele Margolis is a PhD candidate focusing on American politics. Her main research interests are in voting behavior, public opinion, and political communication, particularly as they relate to religion and religiosity. Michele's dissertation examines the ways in which political attitudes and experiences influence religious identification and behavior. Other projects look at public opinion on health care, the role of knowledge in shaping attitudes, and methods for improving responses in survey experiments. She holds a BA in Political Science and Social Welfare from the University of California, Berkeley and an MSc in Political Communication from the London School of Economics.