Deborah Jordan Brooks

Academic Appointments

Associate Professor of Government

Contact

603-646-3919
Silsby 214
HB 6108

Education

  • B.A. UC Santa Cruz (granted with College Honors)
  • M.A. Yale University
  • M. Phil. Yale University
  • Ph.D. Yale University (granted with Distinction)

Selected Publications

  • He Runs, She Runs: Why Gender Stereotypes Do Not Harm Women Candidates (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2013).

  • “Double Whammy: Why the Underrepresentation of Women Among Workplace and Political Decision-makers Matters in Pandemic Times,” Politics and Gender, accepted and forthcoming, with Lydia Saad.

  • "Do Partisan Types Stop at the Water's Edge?" The Journal of Politics, accepted and forthcoming, with Joshua Kertzer and Stephen Brooks.

  • “Measurement in the Study of Menstrual Health and Hygiene: A Systematic Review and Audit,” PLoS One, June 2020, with Julie Hennegan, Kellog Schwab, and G.J. Melendez-Torres. 

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Selected Works & Activities

  • Winner of 2014 Victoria Schuck Award from the American Political Science Association for the best book published on women and politics.

  • Winner of 2014 David O. Sears Book Award from the International Society of Political Psychology for the best book published in the field of the political psychology of mass politics.

  • Honorable Mention for 2010 Best Experimental Paper Award from by the Experimental Research Section at the 2010 American Political Science Associate meeting.

  • Winner of 2009 Best Paper on Elections, Public Opinion, and Voting Behavior from the 2009 Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association.


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