Team directory: G

Team directory: G

ISPS Director Alan Gerber

Alan Gerber, Sterling Professor of Political Science

Alan Gerber is Sterling Professor of Political Science, director of the Institution for Social and Policy Studies, and professor of economics and of and statistics and data science at Yale University. He also has affiliations in the Yale School of Public Health and the Jackson School of Global Affairs. Previously he was appointed the Faculty of Arts and Sciences divisional director for the social sciences and became the inaugural FAS dean of social science, serving in this role from 2014 to 2021.

Heather Gerken, Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law

Heather Gerken is the dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law at Yale Law School and one of the country’s leading experts on constitutional law and election law. A founder of the “nationalist school” of federalism, her work focuses on federalism, diversity, and dissent.

ISPS Graduate Policy Fellow 2022

Jack Greenberg,

Jack Greenberg is a doctoral candidate in political science at Yale. He is chiefly interested in the American presidency and interbranch relations over time. His dissertation research concerns presidential prioritization, the process by which presidents and their teams move from a campaign agenda to a governing agenda.  Additionally, he has ongoing projects concerning congressional delegation of power to the executive and presidential self-restraint. Originally from New Haven, he returned to the Elm City after graduating from Williams College in June 2018.

Pamela Greene, Senior Administrative Assistant

Office Location: 77 Prospect Street
Phone: 203-432-3052
Email: pamela.greene@yale.edu

Cameron Greene

Cameron Greene, Dahl Scholar, 2022 - 2023

As a Dahl Scholar, Cameron works with Arnold Wolfers Professor of Political Science Isabela Mares to uncover the political determinants of economic inequality via legislative debates on the inheritance tax. His individual research focuses on causes of economic inequality in the United States, especially opposition to the estate tax since the 1960s.

ISPS Dahl Scholar, 2021-2022

Sarah Guan, Dahl Scholar, 2021 - 2022

As a Dahl scholar, Sarah works with Professor Xi Chen at the Yale School of Public Health to study the impacts of place of birth on long-term health outcomes. As a Tobin and Herb Scarf scholar, she has collaborated on other projects with Professor Chen that looked at the effects of Covid-19 on cognitive impairment. Previously, she has conducted research with the Yale Economic Growth Center on the effects of Covid-19 in developing countries and with a Washington D.C.-based think tank on U.S. maritime and agriculture policies. Sarah is passionate about reforming the U.S.