Skyler Cranmer

Carter Phillips and Sue Henry Associate Professor of Political Science, College of Arts and Sciences; Co-Founder and Co-Organizer, Network Evolution and Technology (NET) Collaborative

Dr. Cranmer’s research focuses on network science, particularly the role of topology in modeling complex networks and forecasting their evolution. His goal in these efforts is to develop network-based theories, innovative statistical methods for network analysis, and policy-relevant predictions. His areas of application are eclectic, ranging from international politics to neuroscience.

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PhD, Political Science, University of California, Davis
MA, Political Science, University of California, Davis
MA, International Relations, San Francisco State University
BA, Criminal Justice, San Francisco State University


National Science Foundation, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation