Nyron N. Crawford (Ph.D., Ohio State, 2014) is Assistant Professor of Political Science and Faculty Affiliate in the Behavioral Foundations Lab, Institute for Survey Research, and the Center for Regional Politics at Temple University. His teaching and research activities are in American politics, with attention to the psychology of political behavior, identity, and urban politics & problems.

Professor Crawford is currently a LEEAD Evaluation Scholar with the Annie E. Casey Foundation, an associate with the Rutgers Institute on Anti-Corruption Studies, and an affiliate with the Racial Democracy, Crime and Justice Network. Prior to joining Temple, Professor Crawford was a pre-doctoral fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He earned his B.A. from Howard University, a M.A. and Ph.D. from The Ohio State University, and has certificates in nonprofit management/leadership, social enterprise development, and survey research.


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