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Mackenzie Israel-Trummel

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Mackenzie Israel-Trummel, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Office: 225 DAHT

Email: | Phone: 405-325-4890


Research Fields: Race, Ethnicity & Gender; Political Behavior; and Experimental Methods

Favorite Courses: American Politics Gateway; Gender, Power, and Leadership; Minority Political Behavior

B.A. (magna cum laude), Occidental College
Ph.D., Stanford University

Dr. Israel-Trummel studies how identity categories such as race and gender affect how individuals engage in politics. Her work covers topics such as criminal justice institutions, deportation, issue racialization, and sexism in politics. Dr. Israel-Trummel is one of the co-founders of OU’s Community Engagement + Experiments Lab and is co-PI of the 2016 OKC Election Exit Poll. Several of her courses are crosslisted in Women’s and Gender Studies and Latinx Studies, and she teaches experimental methods at the graduate level.