Last updated on: 7/1/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Thad Hall, PhD Biography

Title:
Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Utah
Position:
None Found to the question "Do Electronic Voting Machines Improve the Voting Process?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of July 27, 2006

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with JDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to electronic voting machine issues. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to electronic voting machine issues.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Utah
  • Collaborator with the Caltech/MIT Voting Technology Project
  • Testified regarding election administration before the U.S. Election Assistance Commission, 2005, and U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee, 2003
  • Invited Speaker on electronic election issues at the National Academy of Sciences, 2005, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2004, and the Caltech/MIT Voting Technology Project, 2001, 2004
  • Member – American Political Science Association Working Group on the Mechanics of Voting
    Member – American Political Science Association, American Society for Public Administration, Midwest Political Science Association, Political Science Association
Education:
  • PhD, Political Science, University of Georgia, 2002
  • MPA, Georgia State University, 1993
  • BA, Political Science, Oglethorpe University, 1990
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Do Voters Have Confidence That Electronic Voting Machines Record Votes Accurately?
  2. Do Senior Citizens Feel Comfortable Using Electronic Voting Machines?