Jason Windett

Assistant Professor of Political Science, Saint Louis University



Dr. Jason Windett, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Saint Louis University, specializes in state and local politics, the role of gender and race in politics, and political representation. He received a B.A. in political science from Catawba College, a Master of Arts from Appalachian State University, and Ph.D. in political science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  Dr. Windett's research focuses on the political environment and how it affects women's political ambitions and their campaigns for public office. His work explores a variety of characteristics, including societal, political, and cultural characteristics which affect the success of female candidates in statewide elections. Dr. Windett's dissertation, "Understanding Female Candidates and Campaigns for Governor" was awarded the Christopher Z. Mooney Dissertation Award from the State Politics section of the American Political Science Association. Dr. Windett has written several articles that appeared in State Politics and Policy Quarterly, American Politics Research, the Journal of Women, Politics and Policy, the National Political Science Review, and Politics, Groups and Identities. 

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Thank you, sponsors!

We are so pleased to announce the following sponsors for our October conference!

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ISPP Small Grant Award

We are pleased that the International Society for Political Psychology has awarded "Mentoring Conferences for New Research on Gender in Political Psychology" one of their Small Grants to further the goals of ISPP.

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participantsMeet the Organizers

Monica Schneider and Angie Bos

Monica is an Asst. Professor at Miami University (Ohio) and Angie is an Asst. Professor at the College of Wooster. They have been friends and collaborators since they first met at the University of Minnesota where they both completed the interdisciplinary Ph.D. minor in political psychology and focused their dissertation research on gender and political psychology.

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