Connor Ewing is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Program on Constitutionalism and Democracy and a Lecturer in the Department of Politics. Spanning the fields of Public Law and American Politics, his research focuses on American constitutional theory, American political thought, and American political and constitutional development. His doctoral research examined the relationship between the structure of the federal system and development of American constitutionalism. In 2017, his dissertation was nominated for the Edward S. Corwin Award for Best Dissertation in Public Law. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in the International Journal of Constitutional Law and the Tulsa Law Review. Connor received his B.A. from the University of Wisconsin—Madison (’08, Political Science & Philosophy), A.M. from the University of Chicago (’11, Social Sciences), and Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin (’16, Government).