Penny and Robert A. Fox Director of the Fels Institute of Government
Matthew Levendusky is a professor of political science, and, by courtesy, in the Annenberg School for Communications. He is also a Distinguished Fellow in the Institutions of Democracy at the Annenberg Public Policy Center. He was previously an associate professor (2013-2018), graduate group chairperson (2013-2018), and assistant professor of political science at Penn (2007-2013), and a postdoctoral research associate at the Center for the Study of American Politics at Yale University (2006-2007). He obtained his Ph.D. from Stanford University in 2006, and his B.A. (with highest honors) from the Pennsylvania State University in 2001.