Kevin DeLuca

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Assistant Professor


Kevin DeLuca is an Assistant Professor of Political Science, Resident Fellow at the Institution for Social and Policy Studies (ISPS), and Faculty Affiliate at the Center for the Study of American Politics (CSAP). His research interests include political institutions and the political economy of media, with a focus on election laws and the role of local newspapers in politics.



  • Ph.D., Political Economy and Government, Harvard University, 2023
  • M.A., Economics, University of Texas at Austin, 2015
  • B.A., B.S., Economics and Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, 2014


  • PLSC: 831: American Politics III: Political Institutions (Graduate, Spring 2024)
  • PLSC 268: Data Analytics for Redistricting and Voting Rights (Spring 2024)
  • PLSC 218: Regulating Elections: Voting Rights and the Practice of Election Law (Fall 2023)
  • American Politics and Public Policy Workshop Coordinator, 2023-2024

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Fields of Interest

  • Political Institutions
  • Political Economy
  • Media and Politics