Mark D. Ramirez (Ph.D, Texas A&M University) is an Associate Professor in the School of Politics and Global Studies at Arizona State University. He previously served as a Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Center for Empirical Research in the Law at Washington University in St. Louis. 

His expertise is in the study of public opinion and political psychology, with a special emphasis on political preference formation among both the public and racial and ethnic minorities. Currently, he is working on a book project examining the causes and consequences of racial resentment toward Latino/a and Hispanics in the United States. His research has appeared in journals such as the American Journal of Political Science, British Journal of Political Science, Journal of Politics, Political Psychology, and Criminology

He is the current organizer of the Working Group in Political Psychology and is also affiliated with the Provost's Southwest Borderlands Initiative,  the Center for Latina/os and American Politics Research, the Center for the Future of War and the National Institute for Civil Discourse.  

Professor Ramirez teaches undergraduate and graduate courses on political psychology, race and politics, political marketing, public opinion, the U.S. Congress, research design, and applied statistics (e.g., maximum likelihood estimation, time series econometrics, introductory statistics).