• Image of Jeremy CastlePosition: Fixed-term Faculty, Mock Trial Co-Advisor
  • Department: Political Science & Public Administration 
  • Campus Address: Anspach Hall 234
  • Email: castl2j@cmich.edu​
  • Vitae:  Curriculum Vitae

Jeremy joined the Department of Political Science and Public Administration in fall 2016 as a post-doctoral fellow, and in fall 2018 he became a full-time fixed-term faculty member. Jeremy teaches a number of courses for the department, including Intro to American Government & Politics, Political Behavior, Intro to Empirical Methods of Political Research, American Legislative Process, Campaigns & Elections, and Techniques of Political Research.  

His current research project examines public opinion among young evangelicals. He has also studied public opinion on church and state, including recent work published in the Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion and Politics and Religion.  In addition, his research on whether or not popular movies might impact public opinion was published in Social Science Quarterly and was featured on NPR's "On the Media."  

Jeremy is the co-advisor for the Mock Trial RSO at Central Michigan University. For more information contact cmumocktrialassociation@gmail.com. 


Outside of academia, Jeremy enjoys hiking, biking, and guitar.

Jeremy's website is: http://jeremycastle15.wix.com/home.


  • Ph.D. University of Notre Dame, 2015
  • M.A. University of Notre Dame, 2012 
  • B.A. Hanover College, 2010

Fields of Specialization

  • Public Opinion
  • Political Behavior
  • Religion and politics
  • Media and politics
  • Research Methodology 
  • Law and Politics