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

He holds a master’s degree in Economics from California State University, Long Beach. 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.