Nathan is a PhD Candidate in the Department of Politics and is affiliated with the Center for the Study of Democratic Politics in the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs. Nathan’s research focuses on American political institutions, particularly the presidency, bureaucracy and Congress. His dissertation examines how the president manages the executive branch, with a focus on centralization, politicization and the tradeoffs presidents face when implementing these strategies.
Before coming to Princeton, Nathan graduated from Vanderbilt University in 2015 with a B.A. in Public Policy and a minor in Mathematics.