Mindy Romero

Political sociologist who focuses on civic engagement and political rights
  • Center for Inclusive Democracy at the USC School of Public Policy
  • Research Assistant Professor, Governance, Management and the Policy Process
Cell: 530-665-3010


  • Research focuses on political behavior and race/ethnicity, and seeks to explain patterns of voting and political underrepresentation, particularly among youth and communities of color in California and the U.S.
  • Political sociologist
  • Civic engagement and political rights
  • Election 2018
  • Voting behavior
  • Latino vote
  • Youth vote and civic engagement
  • Civic education
  • Voting rights
  • Congressional districts
  • Political mobilization
  • Government transparency