Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at Stony Brook University, Yanna Krupnikov (PhD, U-M Political Science, 2009), has received two awards from the Midwest Political Science Association (MPSA).

Yanna and her co-authors won MPSA's Best Paper in American Politics and Best Paper in Political Behavior for the paper, Their Economic Pain, Our Emotional Gain? How Punishing the Rich Motivates Concerns about Inequality.

Professor Krupnikov's research and teaching focuses on political psychology, political communication, political persuasion, political behavior and empirical methodology.