Faculty Bio

Taneisha Means

Assistant Professor of Political Science

Taneisha N. Means, Assistant Professor: B.A., John Carroll University; M.A. and Ph.D., Duke University. Her research and teaching interests are in Racial and Ethnic Politics, Judicial Politics, and American Political Behavior and Identities. She combines both qualitative and quantitative methods to answer research questions at the intersection of race and judicial politics. Her current research projects examine the political identities and behaviors of 21st century black U.S. judges.