Jacqueline Chattopadhyay

Associate Professor
Fretwell 450G

Associate Professor, Department of Political Science and Public Administration 
Associate Professor, Public Policy Doctoral Program


Research Interests: Health Policy; Health Administration; Social Policy; Social Capital, Race and Ethnicity; Public Opinion; Implementation, Regulation; Policy Evaluation   

Dr. Chattopadhyay received her PhD in Government and Social Policy from Harvard University. Her interest is in social policy; the politics of health policy (health insurance, Medicare, Medicaid); regulation; legislative-bureaucratic relations; congressional agenda setting; race and ethnic politics; immigrant political incorporation; citizen responses to negative wealth and income shocks; program evaluation; administrative capacity.

Recent and/or Relevant Publications


Area of Research and Teaching Expertise
  • Health Policy
  • Social Policy
  • Program Evaluation