Bruce Desmarais

Pennsylvania State University

Biography

Bruce Desmarais is an Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science and Institute for CyberScience at Pennsylvania State University. Prior to moving to Penn State, he was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science and an Affiliate of the Computational Social Science Institute at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Bruce’s research is focused on the development and application of methods from computational social science in understanding complex interdependence in politics and public policy. Methodological areas of focus include network analysis and the analysis of text as data.[

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