Dr. Daniel Coffey

Dr. Daniel Coffey

Title: Associate Professor
Dept/Program: Political Science
Office: 218 Olin Hall
Phone: 330-972-7983
Email: dcoffey@uakron.edu
Website: http://statepartyplatforms.org/
Curriculum Vitae: Download in PDF format


Daniel Coffey is an Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Akron. His research is in the field of computational social science, focusing on political psychology and quantitative text analysis. He has published articles in State Politics and Policy Quarterly, PS: Political Science & Politics and the American Behavioral Scientist. He is the author of Buckeye Battleground and is the co-editor (with John Green) of multiple editions of The State of the Parties. He blogs about state party platforms at: https://statepartyplatforms.org/

Ph.D., University of Virginia, 2005, Associate Professor.
Fields: American Government, Political Methodology


Ph.D. University of Virginia


3700: 100 Government and Politics in the U.S.

3700: 301 Introduction to Political Research

3700: 476/576 American Political Parties

3700: 601 Research Methods in Political Science

Areas of Responsibility

American Politics Political Methodology