Prof. Nina McMurry, Ph.D.


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Former Staff Member of the Research Department


Nina McMurry was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Institutions and Political Inequality Unit. She holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Her research focuses on political representation, state-society relations, and group identity in post-colonial democracies.

Since fall 2023 she is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee.