Claire Adida, Ph.D.

cadida@ucsd.edu

University of California, San Diego

Country: United States (California)

About Me:

Claire Adida is an associate professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of California, San Diego, co-director of the UCSD Center for Comparative Immigration Studies (CCIS), and a faculty affiliate with the Stanford Immigration and Policy Lab (IPL), the UCSD Policy Design and Evaluation Lab (PDEL), the Evidence in Governance and Politics group (EGAP), and the UCSD African and African-American Studies Research Center (AAASRC). Her research is in comparative politics, and more specifically in the study of immigrant exclusion and ethnic politics. Her work has been published or is forthcoming in the Quarterly Journal of Political ScienceComparative Political Studies, the Proceedings of the National Academy of SciencesEconomics and Politics, the Journal of Population Economics, the Journal of Experimental Political Science, Public Opinion Quarterly, Cambridge University Press and Harvard University Press, among others. Current research projects include understanding the factors that increase inclusionary behavior toward out-groups, investigating the integration of Somali immigrants to the U.S., and exploring the conditions under which social identities affect information-processing. She received her Ph.D. in political science from Stanford University in 2010.

Research Interests

African Politics

Race, Ethnicity and Politics

Immigration & Citizenship

Experimental Research

Research Methods & Research Design

Refugees

Countries of Interest

Benin

France

Nigeria

Ghana

United States

My Research:

See http://claire.adida.net for most recent list of publications.