Jeff Gulati

Adjunct Professor

Aside from teaching at GSPM, Dr. Gulati is also a Professor of Political Science in the Global Studies Department and incoming interim Associate Dean for Arts & Sciences at Bentley University. He earned a Ph.D. in Government from the University of Virginia and B.A. in Political Science from UNC-Chapel Hill.

Dr. Gulati's primary research interests are in political campaigns, digital politics, the U.S. Congress, and congressional elections. His current projects are on analyzing the impact of scandals in congressional elections, the use and impact of outside money in congressional elections, and the growth and impact of digital advertising in campaigns. At Bentley, he recently taught or will be teaching Campaigns & Elections, Model U.S. Congress, Political Psychology, and Politics Through Film.

Dr. Gulati is also a member of the senior editorial board of the Journal of Information Technology & Politics and a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Political Marketing. Prior to his academic career, he was a survey researcher specializing primarily in designing assessment studies for higher education and surveys for non-profits, interest groups, and local governments. Before beginning graduate school, he was a legal assistant at Covington & Burling office and an intern on Capitol Hill.


Ph.D., University of Virginia

M.A., University of Virginia

B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Classes Taught

Political Data and Analytics