Christopher Kromphardt

Title & Affiliation
Education Fellow in Residence Instruction


  • PhD, Political Science, University of Alabama, 2015
  • BA, Political Science, Eastern Illinois University, 2009

Chris Kromphardt is a political scientist whose research and teaching interests are in American politics, constitutional law, law and society, and research methods. His research focuses primarily on judicial decision making and attitudes toward judicial institutions. His recent research is on how attitudes toward the U.S. Supreme Court are affected by group identification and presidential messaging on social media.

Research Interests

  • Judicial decision making
  • Law and society
  • Public opinion
  • Quantitative methods