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PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL ARTICLES
West, Jonathan, Casey Klofstad, Joe Uscinski, and Jennifer M. Connolly. Game of Drones: Citizen Support for Domestic Drone Use and Regulation. Forthcoming at American Politics Research.
Connolly, Jennifer M. 2018. Can Managerial Turnover be a Good Thing? The Impact of City Manager Change on Local Fiscal Outcomes. Public Administration Review 78(3): 338-349.
Connolly, Jennifer M. 2017. The Impact of Local Politics on the Principal-Agent Relationship between Council and Manager in Municipal Government. Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory 27(2): 253-268.
Connolly, Jennifer M. and Dyana P. Mason. 2016. Ideology and Local Public Expenditure Priorities. Political Research Quarterly 69(4): 830-831.
Bertelli, Anthony, Dyana Mason, Jennifer M. Connolly, and David Gastwirth. 2015. Measuring Agency Attributes with Attitudes Across Time: A Method and Examples Using Large-Scale Federal Surveys. Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory 25(2): 513-544.
Bertelli, Anthony, Jennifer M. Connolly, Dyana Mason, and Lilian Conover. 2014. Politics, Management, and the Allocation of Arts Funding: Evidence from Public Support for the Arts in the UK. International Journal of Cultural Policy 20(3): 341-359.
PAPERS UNDER REVIEW
Uscinski, Joe, Casey Klofstad, Jonathan West, and Jennifer M. Connolly. What Drives People to Believe in Zika Conspiracy Theories? Granted Revise and Resubmit (10/09/2017) at PLOS One.
Connolly, Jennifer M., Casey Klofstad, Joe Uscinski, and Jonathan West. Once Bitten, Twice Shy: Public Preferences for Zika Policy and Responsibility. Granted Revise and Resubmit (10/15/2017) at the Journal of Public Policy.
Connolly, Jennifer M., Ben Epstein, and Leticia Bode. Explaining the Varying Levels of Adoption of E-Government Services in American Municipal Government. Granted Revise and Resubmit (10/22/2017) at State and Local Government Review.
Connolly, Jennifer M. How Should Local Governments Regulate Uber and Airbnb? Understanding Public Preferences for Sharing Economy Regulations. (Revising Draft)
Connolly, Jennifer M. No Uber, No Tourists? How Local Government Restrictions on the Sharing Economy Impact Tourism Intentions. (Revising Draft)
Connolly, Jennifer M. The Role of Gender and Compensation in Local Politicians’ Electoral Ambition. (Revising Draft)
Connolly, Jennifer M., Ben Epstein, and Leticia Bode. Putting Shame Back in the Game: Local Government Responsiveness to Citizen Twitter and Email Requests. (Data Collection Phase)
Connolly, Jennifer M. Unanswered Questions: How Administrative Burdens Undermine Policy Success and Weaken Public Trust in Local Government. (Data Collection Phase)
Excellence in Civic Engagement Faculty Award, presented April 2018 by the University of Miami Office of Civic and Community Engagement.
South Florida Educator of the Year, presented at 2018 American Society for Public Administration South Florida Annual Awards Reception.
Herbert Kaufman Award for Best Paper for “The Statistical Measurement of Accountability Constructs in American Governance,” presented at 2011 American Political Science Association Annual Conference.
Outstanding Achievement – Excellence in Scholarly Publication, presented May 2013 from the Price School of Public Policy at the University of Southern California
Haynes Foundation Dissertation Completion Fellowship (2013)
Duke University Initiative on Survey Methodology Conference Travel Grant to attend the Workshop on Longitudinal and Repeated Cross-Sectional Surveys. February 18-19, 2011.
Municipal Modernization in the 21st Century (Undergraduate and MPA)
Government and Business (Undergraduate)
Public Policy and Administration (Undergraduate)
Introduction to Public Policy (Undergraduate)
Money, Power, and Politics in American Cities (Undergraduate and MPA)
Democracy in Action: Local Government Simulation (Undergraduate and MPA)
Statistics for Politics and Public Administration (Undergraduate, MPA and Distance Learning)
The Political Environment of Business (Undergraduate, MPA and Distance Learning MPA) Introduction to Graduate Public Administration (MPA) Statistical Foundations for Public Management and Policy (MPA Distance Learning)
OTHER ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE
Independent Research Consultant, Pew Research Center (2014)
Editorial Assistant, Journal of Public Policy (2012-2013)
Research Associate, Bedrosian Center, University of Southern California (2009-2014)
Survey Research Assistant, USC/LA Times Poll (2010)
Graduate Research Assistant, UGA Survey Research Center (2009)
Graduate Research Assistant, UGA Dept. of Political Science (2009)
Head Public Opinion Polling Intern, Elon University Poll (2006-2008)
University of Southern California, Los Angeles CA
PhD in Public Management and Policy, 2014
University of Georgia, Athens GA
Graduate Coursework in Political Science, 2008-2009
Elon University, Elon NC
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Journalism, 2008
Minor in International Relations
Public Management, Local Government, American Political Institutions, Survey Research