Andrea Louise Campbell

Cohort 8 — Yale Alumni List
Arthur and Ruth Sloan Professor, Department of Political Science
Department Head
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA

Dr. Campbell received her PhD from University of California-Berkeley and her AB from Harvard University. Her research examines the interaction between public policies and mass attitudes and behavior, with a particular interest in the politics of social policy, health policy and tax policy. She is the author of How Policies Make Citizens: Senior Citizen Activism and the American Welfare State (Princeton, 2003) and, with Kimberly J. Morgan, The Delegated Welfare State: Medicare, Markets, and the Governance of Social Policy (Oxford, 2011). She is also completing a book manuscript on public opinion and taxes in the United States.  Campbell is a past Scholar in Health Policy Research (Cohort VIII) and recipient of a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Investigator Award. Other funders include the National Science Foundation and Russell Sage Foundation.  She is a member of the National Academy of Social Insurance and served on the National Academy of Sciences Commission on the Fiscal Future of the United States.

Discipline: Political Science
Research Interests: Political Behavior