Marc Meredith joined the department as an assistant professor of political science in 2009. He holds a BA in Economics and Mathematical Methods in the Social Sciences from Northwestern University, a MA in Economics from Northwestern University, a MA in Political Science from Stanford University, and a Ph. D. in Political Economics from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Prior to coming to the University of Pennsylvania, Marc was a visiting lecturer of political science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He also holds a courtesy appointment in the Business and Public Policy Group in the Wharton School.