Dr. Martha Kropf is assistant professor of Political Science at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. She previously worked at the University of Maryland Survey Research Center and the University of Missouri-Kansas City before coming to UNCC. She has published her work on elections and voting behavior in scholarly journals such as Public Opinion Quarterly.
David C. Kimball is associate professor of Political Science at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. He is the co-author of Why Americans Split Their Tickets, with Barry Burden. His research and teaching interests include voting and elections, political parties, and interest groups. He received his Ph.D. from Ohio State University.