Scott Graves

Scott Graves, Ph.D., a Court Research Associate in the Research Division, joined the National Center for State Courts in 2011. Prior to the Center, he worked as faculty in the political science department of Georgia State University, specializing in judicial politics and research methodology. He has conducted research on judicial selection and retention methods, economic and technology issues in courts, litigation and case processing, and judicial ethics and recusal. He is the author or co-author of articles on state criminal justice, election litigation, antitrust in the courts, and a book about judicial recess appointments.

Dr. Graves holds a Ph.D. and a Masters degree from Stony Brook University in New York.

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