Erik Clarke is a doctoral student in American Politics and Political Psychology. He has broad research interests in political perceptions and political group bias. In particular, he studies how members of political groups view other political groups and political actors.
Before coming to OSU, He earned B.A. degrees from the University of North Florida in Political Science and Psychology in 2016. While at UNF, he was the lab coordinator for Christopher Leone's Person by Situation research team in 2015-2016. He also was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout 2011.