Kerry L. Haynie

Kerry L. Haynie

Associate Professor of Political Science

External Address: 
279 Gross Hall, Box 90204, Durham, NC 27708
Internal Office Address: 
Box 90204, Durham, NC 27708-0204
Phone: 
(919) 660-4366
Specialties: 
American Politics, Behavior Identities

Kerry L. Haynie is an Associate Professor of Political Science and African & African American Studies. He directs Duke’s Center for the Study of Race, Ethnicity, and Gender in the Social Sciences, and is one of the editors of the journal, Politics, Groups, and Identities. A native of Kannapolis, North Carolina, he received his B.A.(1985) and Ph.D. (1994) from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He has a Masters of Public and International Affairs degree from the University of Pittsburgh (1988). Professor Haynie’s research and teaching interests are in race and ethnic politics, intersections of race and gender, legislative processes, state-level politics, southern politics, and comparative urban politics. Along with articles in The Journal of Politics; Legislative Studies Quarterly; Politics, Groups, and Identities; International Journal of Africana Studies; Social Science and Medicine; and the Journal of Women Politics and Policy, his publications include New Race Politics in America: Understanding Minority and Immigrant Voting (co-edited with Jane Junn, Cambridge University Press), African American Legislators in the American States (Columbia University Press), The Encyclopedia of Minorities in American Politics, Volume I: African Americans and Asian Americans(Oryx Press); and The Encyclopedia of Minorities in American Politics, Volume II: Hispanic Americans and Native Americans (Oryx Press). Professor Haynie has traveled widely speaking on race and politics, including invited talks in France, Germany, and South Africa. He is the co-winner (w/Beth Reingold) of the American Political Science Association’s Women and Politics Research Section’s Best Paper Award for 2012.

Education

  • Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1994
  • B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1985

Junn, J., and K. L. Haynie. New race politics in America: Understanding minority and immigrant politics. 2008, pp. 1–195. Scopus, doi:10.1017/CBO9780511790577. Full Text

Haynie, K. African American Legislators in the American States. New York: Columbia University Press, 2001.

Haynie, K., and Beth Reingold. “Representing Women’s Interests and Intersections of Gender, Race, and Ethnicity in U.S. State Legislatures.” Representation: The Case of Women, Maria Escobar-Lemmon and Michelle M. Taylor, New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.

Bratton, K. A., et al. “Agenda setting and African American women in state legislatures.” Intersectionality and Politics: Recent Research on Gender, Race, and Political Representation in the United States, vol. 28, 2013, pp. 71–96. Scopus, doi:10.1300/J501v28n03_04. Full Text

Haynie, K., and Candis S. Watts. ““Blacks and the Democratic Party: A Resilient Coalition,”.” New Directions in American Political Parties, edited by Jeffrey Stonecash, Routledge, Taylor Francis, 2010.

Haynie, K. “Understanding Visible Minorities in Politics: Beyond the Single Axes.” ’Minorités Visibles En Politique’, CNRS éditions, 2010.

Haynie, K., and Candis S. Watts. ““Blacks and the Democratic Party: A Resilient Coalition,”.” New Directions in American Political Parties, edited by Jeffrey Stonecash, Routledge, Taylor Francis, 2009.

Haynie, K. L. “Understanding the new race politics: Conclusions and challenges.” New Race Politics in America: Understanding Minority and Immigrant Politics, 2008, pp. 166–74. Scopus, doi:10.1017/CBO9780511790577.009. Full Text

Bratton, Kathleen A., et al. “Gender, Race, Ethnicity and Representation: The Changing Landscape of Legislative Diversity.” The Book of States, 2008 Edition, Council of State Governments, 2008.

Haynie, Kerry L. “Racial and Ethnic Diversity in American Elections.” New Race Politics: Understanding Minority and Immigrant Voting, edited by Jane Junn and Kerry L. Haynie, New York: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Haynie, K. “African Americans and the New Politics of Inclusion: A Representational Dilemma?.” Congress Reconsidered, edited by Lawrence C. Dodd and Bruce I. Oppenheimer, CQ Press, 2005.

Haynie, K. “"Daniel T. Blue".” Biographical Entry in The Encyclopedia of Minorities in American Politics, edited by Jeffrey D. Schultz and et al, Colorado Springs, CO: Oryx Press, 2003.

Pages

Haynie, K., and Lisa Garcia Bedolla. “The Obama Coalition and the Future of AMerican Politics.” Politics, Groups, and Identities, vol. 1, 2013.

Bratton, K. A., et al. “Agenda setting and African American women in state legislatures.” Journal of Women, Politics and Policy, vol. 28, no. 3–4, Aug. 2007, pp. 71–96. Scopus, doi:10.1300/J501v28n03_04. Full Text

Humphreys, Margaret, et al. “Racial disparities in diabetes a century ago: evidence from the pension files of US Civil War veterans..” Soc Sci Med, vol. 64, no. 8, Apr. 2007, pp. 1766–75. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2006.12.004. Full Text

Humphreys, Margaret, et al. “Racial Disparities in Diabetes a Century Ago: Evidence.” Social Science and Medicine, vol. 64, no. 8, 2007.

Haynie, K. “Paul M. Sniderman and Thomas Piazza. 2002. Black Pride and Black Prejudice.” Perspectives on Politics, Mar. 2004.

Haynie, K. “African-American Representatives in the New Jersey Legislature: 1970-1989.” International Journal of Africana Studies, vol. 9, no. 1, 2003.

Haynie, K. L., and A. Bratton. “Agenda-Setting and Legislative Success in State Legislatures: The Effects of Gender and Race.” The Journal of Politics, vol. 63, no. 3, 2003.

Bratton, A., and K. L. Haynie. “When the Seniority Ladder Collapses: The Determinants of Leadership in Term Limited and Non-Term Limited State Legislatures.” State Politics and Policy Quarterly, 2003.

Haynie, K. L. “The color of their skin or the content of their behavior? Race and perceptions of African American legislators.” Legislative Studies Quarterly, vol. 27, no. 2, Jan. 2002, pp. 295–314. Scopus, doi:10.3162/036298002X200602. Full Text

Bratton, K. A., and K. L. Haynie. “Agenda setting and legislative success in state legislatures: The effects of gender and race.” Journal of Politics, vol. 61, no. 3, Jan. 1999, pp. 658–79. Scopus, doi:10.2307/2647822. Full Text

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Selected Grants

Duke Summer Institute for Tenure and Professional Advancement (SITPA) awarded by Andrew W. Mellon Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2015 to 2018

Public Perspectives and Experience Regarding Genetic Ancestry Testing awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co Investigator). 2012 to 2016

Collaborative Research: Representation and the Intersections of Gender, Race and Ethnicity awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2006 to 2011

Disease and Diversity Among Civil War Veterans awarded by Josiah Charles Trent Memorial Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2006 to 2008