Vladimir Medenica

Research Consultant

Vladimir Medenica is Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science & International Relations and affiliated faculty member of the Center for Political Communication and the Program in Latin American and Iberian Studies at the University of Delaware. His work focuses broadly on the relationship between social identity and systemic inequities in political participation and representation in American politics and has appeared in peer-reviewed journals including Political Research Quarterly, The Journal of Race, Ethnicity, and Politics, and The Forum, as well as popular outlets like The Washington Post and The Hill. A native of San Diego, Vlad received dual B.A. degrees in Psychology and Political Science as a first-generation college student at the University of Southern California (USC) where he was first introduced to research as a McNair Scholar. He earned M.A. and Ph.D. in Politics and Social Policy from Princeton University.