Duke University Political Science

    Scott de Marchi
  • Scott de Marchi

  • Associate Chair and Professor
  • Political Science
  • 294F Gross Hall
  • Campus Box 90204
  • Phone: (919) 660-4342
  • Fax: (919) 660-4330
  • Office Hours: Monday 3:00-5:00
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Specialties

    • Methods
    • American Politics
    • Security, Peace, & Conflict
    • Political Economy
    • Political Institutions
    • Behavior & Identities
  • Research Summary

    Mathematical methods :: Political behavior :: Institutions
  • Research Description

    His work focuses on mathematical methods, especially computational social science, machine learning, and mixed methods. Substantively, he examines individual decision-making in contexts that include the American Congress and presidency, bargaining in legislatures, interstate conflict, and voting behavior. He has been an external fellow at the Santa Fe Institute and the National Defense University and is currently a principal investigator for NSF’s EITM program.
  • Education

      • PhD,
      • University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill,
      • 1998
      • M.A. (degree waived),
      • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill,
      • 1993
      • BS and BA (cum laude and with honors),
      • Computer Science and History,
      • Wake Forest University,
      • 1990
  • Teaching

    • DECSCI 101.01
      • FNDMNTLS OF DECISION SCIENCE
      • Old Chem 116
      • MW 11:45 AM-01:00 PM
    • POLSCI 180FS.01
      • NATURE OF FREEDOM
      • Social Sciences 105
      • TuTh 03:05 PM-04:20 PM
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