I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science and a faculty affiliate with the Division of Computational & Data Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis. I study methodology, political communication, and the media. My research is published in the American Political Science Review and the American Journal of Political Science, among other venues, and has received the Gosnell Prize for Excellence in Political Methodology twice. Ongoing work, supported by the National Science Foundation, develops and applies computational models for the statistical analysis of speech audio.