Sean Ingham

Assistant Professor of Political Science

Sean Ingham studies political theory with an emphasis on questions at the intersection of democratic theory and formal political theory. His​ work has been published in the Journal of Theoretical Politics, Political Studies, and Politics, Philosophy & Economics. His book manuscript develop​s​ a​n account of popular control in democracies---what it is, whether elections produce it, and why we should care. He received his Ph.D. in Political Science from Harvard in 2012 and his B.A. in Philosophy and Political Science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2004. Before joining the faculty at UCSD in 2017, ​Ingham​ was an ​assistant ​professor of Political Science at the University of Georgia.

Ph.D. in Political Science from Harvard in 2012 and his B.A. in Philosophy and Political Science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2004

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