Jonathan King

Jonathan  King
  • PhD Students
  • Department of Political Science


Jonathan King entered the Ph.D. program in the Department of Political Science at Michigan State University in the Fall of 2017.  He received his BA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and his MA from Michigan State University.  Prior to returning to school, he worked for the University of Wisconsin-Madison as an academic advisor for two years.  Jonathan is interested in both American politics and research methodology.  His research focuses on the judiciary- particularly the Supreme Court of the United States.  He has research interests in judicial decision-making as well as judicial nominations and interbranch relations.

During his free time, he enjoys watching sports.  Born in raised in Wisconsin, Jonathan is an avid Green Bay Packers fan.  He also loves English soccer and is a die-hard Chelsea fan.