Shigeo Hirano

Department of Political Science

Research Interest

American Politics
Comparative Politics
Political Methodology
Political Economy


Shigeo Hirano (Ph.D., Harvard, 2003) teaches and conducts research in American politics, political economy, and comparative politics. Prior to coming to Columbia, Professor Hirano was a faculty member at New York University and spent a year as a visiting researcher at the Center for the Study of Democratic Politics at Princeton University.