Brian Guay

Brian Guay

Ph.D. Candidate, Duke University

(last name pronounced without the u)

About Me

I am a Ph.D. Candidate at Duke University in the Department of Political Science. My research focuses on political psychology, American public opinion, social media, and methodology, with a particular emphasis on misinformation and polarization.

My work has been published in the American Journal of Political Science, Proceedings of the National Academy of the Sciences, and Public Opinion Quarterly.


  • American Public Opinion
  • Political Psychology
  • Political Methodology


  • PhD in Political Science, 2021 (Expected)

    Duke University

  • MA in Political Science, 2018

    Duke University

  • BA in Psychology, Political Science, 2014

    University of Richmond