James Sasso

Graduate student

James is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Politics specializing in American Politics with a focus on the intersection of legal history and American Political Development. His undergraduate thesis tracks the progression of the polarization of America's two major political parties by using the national health care debate since 1970 as a case study.

He graduated from Boston College in 2012 with a degree in History and Political Science. In 2016, he will enter Harvard Law School.