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Nathaniel Persily

McClatchy Professor of Law, Politics, and Communication, Stanford University

Nathaniel Persily is one of the foremost experts on American elections and election law working today. He has led the Presidential Commission on Election Administration, served as a court-appointed nonpartisan redistricting expert in six states, and he currently directs the Stanford Program on Democracy and the Internet, the Stanford Cyber Policy Center, and the Stanford-MIT Healthy Elections Project. He currently holds the McClatchy Professorship in Law at Stanford University, where he also teaches in the Politics and Communication departments.