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Maya Sen is an Assistant Professor of Public Policy. Her research interests focus on American politics and include statistical methods, law, and race and ethnic politics, and political economy. At Harvard, Sen is an affiliate of the Institute for Quantitative Social Science and the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation.
Sen's work has been published in outlets such as the American Journal of Political Science, the Journal of Law and Courts, and the Stanford Law Review. Sen's work has been profiled by the New York Times, the Washington Post, MSNBC, and National Public Radio.
Sen holds a Ph.D. from the Harvard Department of Government, an A.M. in Statistics from the Harvard Department of Statistics, a J.D. from Stanford Law School, and an A.B. degree in economics from Harvard College. Prior to coming to Harvard, Sen was an Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Rochester and an affiliate of the Frederick Douglass Institute for African and African American Studies.
More information about Sen's research can be found on her webpage, http://mayasen.org.