Dr. Davin Phoenix is an Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of California Irvine. His research interests include Black politics, political behavior, public opinion, urban politics, political communication, and political psychology. Dr. Phoenix's research has been funded by the University of California Hellman Fellowship, the UCI Center for the Study of Democracy, and the UCI Medical Humanities Initiative Research Grant. His book, The Anger Gap: How Race Shapes Emotion in Politics, was published in 2019 by Cambridge University Press. Dr. Phoenix received his Ph.D. in Public Policy and Political Science from the University of Michigan.