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Rachael Blandau

Research Interests
  • Rural deprivation
  • Rural resentment
  • American Political Systems
  • Political Behavior
  • Political Communications
  • Public Policy

Rachael is a fifth-year Ph.D. Candidate in Political Science, with a major concentration in American politics. Her research interests lie in American political behavior, primarily concerning percived rural deprivaion and rural resentment. Other interests include public policy and the role of the media in campaigns and American political institutions. 

Prior to attending UK, Rachael recieved her B.A. in Politics from Centre College.


B.A. in Politics (Minor in English), Centre College, 2018.


Office Hours for Fall 2022 are T 9:00-10:45 and Th 2:00-2:45, or by appointment.