Michelangelo Landgrave is a political science doctoral student at the University of California, Riverside. His research focuses on legislatures, representation and migration. His research has appeared in the Washington Post, The Hill, Vox, and other news outlets.

He holds graduate degrees in political science and economics. He is a doctoral fellow with the Mexican National Council of Science and Technology (Conacyt).

Michelangelo resides in the greater Los Angeles area with his robot, Alexa. He can be contacted at michelangelolandgrave@gmail.com or mland014@ucr.edu.