Michael C. Herron

Academic Appointments

Remsen 1943 Professor of Government


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

  • “Voting lines, equal treatment, and early voting check-in times in Florida” (with David Cottrell and Daniel A. Smith). Forthcoming, State Politics & Policy Quarterly.

  • “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.