Nicholas  Seabrook

Associate Professor

Political Science & Public Administration • College of Arts & Sciences

Areas of Expertise

Public Law; Judicial Behavior; Fair Housing Policy; Administrative Law; American Government and Politics; Political Geography; Elections; Redistricting; Voting and Public Opinion; State and Local Politics; Money in Politics; Spatial Statistics; Ap- plied Research Methods; Political Context; Direct Democracy; Political Participation; Racial and Ethnic Politics

Education

Ph.D. 2010, Political Science, University at Buffalo, SUNY, Buffalo, New York
M.A. 2007, Political Science, University at Buffalo, SUNY, Buffalo, New York
B.A. 2005, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
Study Abroad (August 2003 - June 2004), University at Albany, SUNY, Albany, New York, USA
 

Biography

Affiliations

American Political Science Association (2007-present)
Midwest Political Science Association (2007-present)
Southern Political Science Association (2010-present)

Publications & Presentations

Publications
Seabrook
, Nicholas R.
2010. “The Limits of Partisan Gerrymandering: Looking Ahead to the 2010 Congressional Redistricting Cycle.” The Forum: A Journal of Applied Research in Contemporary Politics Vol. 8: Iss. 2, Article 8.

Seabrook, Nicholas R. 2010. “Money and State Legislative Elections: The Condi- tional Impact of Political Context.” American Politics Research 38: 399-424.

Dyck, Joshua J., and Nicholas R. Seabrook. 2010 “Mobilized by Direct Democ- racy: Short-term versus Long-term Effects and the Geography of Turnout in Ballot Measure Elections” Social Science Quarterly 91: 188-208.

Seabrook, Nicholas R. 2009. “The Obama Effect: Patterns of Geographic Cluster- ing in the 2004 and 2008 Presidential Elections.” The Forum: A Journal of Applied Research in Contemporary Politics Vol. 7: Iss. 2, Article 6.

Presentations
“Fair Housing Policymaking in the Lower Federal Courts” (with Charles M. Lamb and Eric M. Wilk). Presented at the American Political Science Association Conference, Washington, DC - September 2-5, 2010.

“Patterns of Behavior of Administrative Law Judges in Federal Fair Housing En- forcement” (with Charles M. Lamb). Presented at the Northeastern Political Science Association Conference, Philadelphia, PA - November 19-21, 2009.

“The Priming Effects of Informational Spillover: Campaign Advertising and Media Market Overlap in U.S. House Elections” Presented at the American Political Science Association Conference, Toronto, ON - September 3-6, 2009.

“The Problem with Vote-By-Mail” (with Joshua J. Dyck). Presented at the Midwest Political Science Association Conference, Chicago, IL - April 2-5, 2009.

“Spatial Dynamics in the Impact of Campaign Expenditures: Evidence From U.S. House Elections.” Presented at the Northeastern Political Science Association Conference, Boston, MA - November 13-15, 2008.

“Money and State Legislative Elections: The Conditional Impact of Political Con- text.” Presented at the Midwest Political Science Association Conference, Chicago, IL - April 3-6, 2008.

“Who is Mobilized by Direct Democracy? Context, Partisanship, and Turnout in Bal- lot Initiative Elections” (with Joshua J. Dyck). Presented at the American Political Science Association Conference, Chicago, IL - August 30-September 2, 2007.

“The U.S. Supreme Court and Political Gerrymandering, 1986-2006.” Presented at the New York State Political Science Association Conference, Poughkeepsie, NY - April 20-21, 2007.

SeabrookContact Information

Building 51, Room 2110

(904) 620-5856

n.seabrook@unf.edu