Elections and Russian Experts to Discuss Russian Influence in the 2016 Election

A panel of UW-madison experts will discuss the nature and impact of Russian influence in U.S. elections. Faculty members from the Center for Russia, East Europe, and Central Asia and the Elections Research Center will speak about Russian hacking efforts leading up to the 2016 presidential election, as well as what we can expect going into the 2018 midterm elections. The panel discussion will be followed by Q&A.


Barry Burden, Director, Elections Research Center & Professor of Political Science

Scott Gehlbach, Professor of Political Science

Young Mie Kim, Professor, School of Journalism and Mass Communication & Political Science

Megan Metzger, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Wisconsin Russia Project


Ted Gerber, Director, Center for Russia, East Europe, and Central Asia & Professor of Sociology

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