Virginia A. Hettinger

Associate Professor

Political Science


Judicial Behavior, American Politics

Virginia A. Hettinger received her Ph.D. from Emory University in 1999.

Selected Publications

  • Hettinger, Virginia A., Stefanie A. Lindquist and Wendy L. Martinek.  2006. Judging on a Collegial Court: Influences on Federal Appellate Decision-Making. University of Virginia Press
  • Hettinger, Virginia A. and Christopher Zorn. 2005. “Explaining the Incidence and Timing of Congressional Responses to the Supreme Court.” Legislative Studies Quarterly, 30: 5-28.
  • Hettinger, Virginia A., Stefanie A. Lindquist and Wendy L. Martinek. 2004. “Comparing Attitudinal and Strategic Accounts of Dissenting Behavior on the U.S. Courts of Appeals.”  American Journal of Political Science, 48: 123-137.
Contact Information
Emailvirginia.hettinger@uconn.edu
Phone(860) 486-9053
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Office LocationOak Hall 450
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