Alumni (National Fellow)

Daniel Galvin

National Fellow
Ph.D. Yale University (2006)
Dream Mentor:
Sid Milkis
UVA, College of Arts & Sciences, Dept. of Politics
Fields of Interest:
American Political Development
The Presidency


Daniel Galvin is associate professor of political science and faculty fellow at the Institute for Policy Research at Northwestern University. Galvin’s research focuses on the development of political institutions, political organizations, and public policy in the United States. He is the author of Presidential Party Building: Dwight D. Eisenhower to George W. Bush (Princeton University Press, 2010), numerous scholarly articles and book chapters, and co-editor of Rethinking Political Institutions: the Art of the State (NYU Press, 2006). His current research examines the changing politics of workers’ rights.

Thesis Description:

Presidential Party Building in the United States

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