Michael C. Herron

Academic Appointments

Remsen 1943 Professor of Quantitative Social Science


Silsby, Room 121B
HB 6227


Quantitative Social Science


  • B.S. Carnegie Mellon University
  • M.A. University of Dayton
  • M.S. Stanford University
  • Ph.D. Stanford University

Selected Publications

  • "Auditing the 2020 General Election in Georgia: Residual Vote Rates and a Confusing Ballot Format" (with David Cottrell, Felix E. Herron, and Daniel A. Smith).  Election Law Journal 21(1): 1-18. 2022.

  • "Postal Delivery Disruptions and the Fragility of Voting by Mail: Lessons from Maine" (with Daniel A. Smith). Research & Politics 8(1):1-12. 2021.

  • "Voting by Mail and Ballot Rejection: Lessons from Florida for Elections in the Age of the Coronavirus" (with Anna Baringer and Daniel A. Smith). Election Law Journal 19(3): 289-320. 2020.

  • "Mail-in absentee ballot anomalies in North Carolina's 9th Congressional District." Election Law Journal 18(3): 191-213. 2019.