Politics & Policy

Colin Lewis-Beck

  • Faculty Affiliate, Politics and Policy Program
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science


Lewis-Beck's current research projects look at state policy diffusion models, economics and elections, and policy issues facing small rural communities. 

Research Interests

  • Bayesian statistics
  • Reliability
  • Voting behavior
  • Public policy

Educational Background

  • PhD, Statistics, Iowa State University, 2018
  • MPP/MA, Public Policy and Applied Statistics, University of Michigan, 2010