Paul E. Johnson

Social and Behavioral Sciences - Political Science, Center for Research Methods & Data Analysis
Professor
Director, Center for Research Methods and Data Analysis
Primary office:
785.864.3353
Watson Library, 470
1425 Jayhawk Blvd, Rm 470
Lawrence, KS 66044
Second office:
785.864.3523



Summary

Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis, 1988

American Politics; interest group politics; Methodology; statistics; agent-based modeling; social choice & game theory; programming; Mathematics

 

Teaching Interests

  • American politics
  • Interest group politics
  • Methodology
  • Statistics
  • Agent-based modeling
  • Social choice & game theory
  • Programming
  • Mathematics

Research Interests

  • American politics
  • Statistics
  • Agent-based modeling
  • R programming

Selected Publications

Johnson, Paul E. “R for Social Network Analysis.” Encyclopedia/Dictionary Entries. Edited by Bruce Frey. The SAGE Encyclopedia of Educational Research, Measurement, and Evaluation, 2018. https://doi.org/10.4135/9781506326139.n642.
Johnson, Paul E. “High Performance Computing at KU (Support Pages).” Web Publishing (article, blog, etc.), 2017. http://crmda.ku.edu/computing.
Johnson, Paul E. “R Tips and Working Example Collection (Support Pages).” Web Publishing (article, blog, etc.), 2017. http://pj.freefaculty.org/R.
Johnson, Paul E. “The Artificial Stock Market Development Page. Announcements and CVS Code Archive.” Web Publishing (article, blog, etc.), 2017. http://artstkmkt.sourceforge.net.
Johnson, Paul E. “The Swarm Software Library Support Pages & FAQ.” Web Publishing (article, blog, etc.), 2017. http://pj.freefaculty.org/Swarm.
Morningstar, Mary  E., Jennifer A. Kurth, and Paul E. Johnson. “Examining National Trends in Educational Placements for Students With Significant Disabilities.” Journal Articles. Remedial and Special Education 38, no. 1 (October 19, 2016): 3–13. https://doi.org/10.1177/0741932516678327.
Johnson, Paul. “European Quarterly of Political Attitudes and Mentalities .” Journal Articles. European Quarterly of Political Attitudes and Mentalities 2, no. 1 (January 2013): 1–26. https://sites.google.com/a/fspub.unibuc.ro/european-quarterly-of-politic....
Johnson, Paul E. “Monte Carlo Simulation in Academic Research.” Other. Edited by Todd Little. The Oxford Handbook of Quantitative Methods. Oxford University Press, 2013.
Johnson, Paul E. “Rockchalk: An R Package for Regression Analysis.” Web Publishing (article, blog, etc.), 2013. http://rweb.quant.ku.edu/cran.
Johnson, Paul E. “Group Formation and Maintenance.” Book Chapters. In CQ Guide to Interest Groups and Lobbying, edited by Burdett A. Loomis, Peter L. Cancia, and Dara Z. Strolovitch. CQ Press, 2011.
Johnson, Paul E. “Accounting for Variation in Distrust of Local Police.” Journal Articles. Justice Quarterly 26, no. 1 (2009): 157–82.
Johnson, Paul E., and Saul Stahl. Understanding Modern Mathematics. Books. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 2006.
Johnson, Paul E., and R. Robert Huckfeldt. “Agent-Based Explanations for the Survival of Disagreement in Social Networks.” Book Chapters. In Social Logic of Politics, edited by Alan Zuckerman. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2005.
Johnson, Paul E., R. Robert Huckfeldt, and John D. Sprague. “Individuals, Dyads and Networks: Autoregressive Patterns of Political Influence.” Book Chapters. In Social Logic of Politics, edited by Alan Zuckerman. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2005.
Johnson, Paul E., and Elaine Sharp. “Taking the Keys from Grandpa.” Journal Articles. Review of Policy Research 22, no. 2 (2005): 187–204.
Johnson, Paul E., R. Robert Huckfeldt, and John D. Sprague. Political Disagreement: The Survival of Diverse Opinions within Communication Networks. Books. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004.
Johnson, Paul E., and Tina Yu. “Tour Jeté, Pirouette: Dance Choreographing by Computers.” Journal Articles. YELM Journal 23, no. 6 (2003): 8–10. http://pj.freefaculty.org/Swarm/MySwarmCode/Dancer/.
Johnson, Paul E. “Agent-Based Modeling: What I Learned from the Artificial Stock Market.” Journal Articles. Social Science Computer Review 42 (2002): 1509–30.
Johnson, Paul E., Robert M. Stein, Daron Shaw, and Robert Weisberg. “Citizen Participation and Electoral College Reform.” Book Chapters. In Choosing a President: The Electoral College and Beyond, edited by Paul D. Schumaker and Burdett A. Loomis, 125–42. New York: Chatham House, 2002.
Johnson, Paul E., Robert Huckfeldt, and John Sprague. “Political Environments, Political Dynamics, and the Survival of Disagreement.” Journal Articles. The Journal of Politics 64 (2002).
Johnson, Paul E., and David Brichoux. “The Power of Commitment in Cooperative Social Action.” Journal Articles. Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation 9 (2002): 1.1-5.4. http://jasss.soc.surrey.ac.uk/5/3/1.html.
Johnson, Paul E., and Alex Lancaster. Swarm User Guide. Books. Swarm Development Group, 2000.
Johnson, Paul E. “Simulation Modeling in Political Science.” Book Chapters. In American Behavioral Scientist, 42:1509–30, 1999.
Johnson, Paul E. Social Choice: Theory and Research. Books. Beverly Hills, CA: Sage Publications, Inc, 1998.
Johnson, Paul E., J. H. Aldrich, G. J. Miller, C. W. Ostrom Jr., and D. W. Rohde. American Government: People, Institutions, and Policies. Books. Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 1994.
Johnson, Paul E., ed. Formal Theories of Politics II: The Research Agenda. Books. Mathematical and Computer Modelling. Vol. 16, 1992.
Johnson, Paul E., J. H. Aldrich, G. J. Miller, C. W. Ostrom Jr., and D. W. Rohde. American Government: People, Institutions, and Policies. Books. Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 1990.
Johnson, Paul E., ed. Formal Theories of Politics: Mathematical Modelling in Political Science. Books. Mathematical and Computer Modelling. Vol. 12. Oxford: Pergamon Press, 1989.
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