Zachary Courser is a visiting assistant professor of government at Claremont McKenna College, co-director of CMC’s Policy Lab, and Research Director of the Dreier Roundtable. He has published articles on the connection between political parties and democratic participation, and is a contributor and editor of the volume Parchment Barriers: Political Polarization and the Limits of Constitutional Order (University Press of Kansas, 2018)

He holds a master’s and doctoral degree in government from the University of Virginia, and a bachelor’s in government from Claremont McKenna College.