Nicole E. Willcoxon

Postdoctoral Scholar
Center on Democracy and Organizing, IGS
Nicole E. Willcoxon (Ph.D., UC Berkeley) is a postdoctoral scholar at the Center on Democracy and Organizing at the Institute of Governmental Studies. She is a political scientist and public opinion researcher with significant applied experience. Her current research interests include voting rights, democratic and legal institutions, race and ethnicity in US politics, media, elections, and political behavior. Her dissertation is entitled “The Voting Rights Act in North Carolina: Turnout, Registration, Access, and Enforcement,” and her work has been published in the Oxford Handbook of American Public Opinion and the Media and the California Journal of Politics and Policy.