Dr. Laine Shay

Shay Laine

Professional title

Assistant Professor of Political Science


Laine Shay earned his Ph.D. in political science from the University of Georgia in 2018.  Prior to graduate school, he briefly worked in the Missouri legislature.  Dr. Shay’s research focuses on American political institutions, legislative politics, and public administration.  Specifically, he examines the  implications of institutional design on policy making.  His work has been accepted at State Politics and Policy Quarterly.