- Professor of Political Science
- University of Exeter, U.K.
Jason Reifler is currently a Professor of Political Science at the University of Exeter in the United Kingdom. He studies political behavior with particular focus on principal research areas specific focus on (1) misperceptions and fact-checking and (2) public opinion about foreign policy and the use of military force.
He moved to Exeter in September 2013 after working at Georgia State University (2007-2013) and Loyola University Chicago (2005-2007) before trying a new adventure overseas.
He received a BA from Colby College and a Ph.D. from Duke University. Prior to grad school, he spent four years working for the polling firm Bennett, Petts, and Blumenthal.
He is married and has two daughters. When not doing political science, he spends time playing with family, cooking, making terrible noises on a guitar, or watching his favorite sports teams.