Vanessa Perez, Ph.D.
- Ph.D. Political Science, Columbia University, 2014
- M. Phil., Political Science, Columbia University, 2009
- B.A. Political Science, Columbia University, 2004
Vanessa Perez has taught Political Science topics courses at USM including POS 380 Health Care Reform in America and POS 380 The 2016 Presidential Election. She is also a Senior Policy Analyst for the D.C. nonprofit sector working in the area of electoral participation and political institutions. Her research is on American politics, with emphasis on elections and campaigns, voting behavior, and statistical methods.