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 appears in the American Journal of Political Science, British Journal of Political Science, Journal of PoliticsPolitical BehaviorPolitical PsychologyPublic Opinion Quarterly, Race and Justice, Journal of Ethnicity in Criminal Justiceand Criminology.  

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