Jacob Montgomery

​Associate Professor of Political Science
PhD, Duke University
MS, Duke University
BA, Wake Forest University
research interests:
  • American Politics
  • Computational Methods

contact info:

mailing address:

  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
  • CB 1063
  • ONE BROOKINGS DR.
  • ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

​Jacob Montgomery's research is in the areas of political methodology and American politics, with a special interest in political parties. He teaches courses on statistical methods and American political parties.

For more information, visit Jacob Montgomery's department profile.

From our podcast:

Hold That Thought Podcast

How to Forecast an Election

Political scientist Jacob Montgomery shares his approach to electoral forecasting and describes both the limitations and value of these efforts to predict the future.