I am an assistant professor of political science at the University of California Santa Barbara. My research explores the politics of climate change here in the United States. and around the world. This work has been published in the American Political Science Review, British Journal of Political Science, Nature Climate Change, Political Science Research Methods, Nature Energy and elsewhere. My second book, Carbon Captured: How Labor and Business Control Climate Politics is forthcoming from MIT Press.

At UCSB, I co-run the Energy and Environment Transitions (ENVENT) Lab. I am also an Associate Deputy Editor at Climatic Change.