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Ruoxi Li

Classes Taught At CSUSM

  • PSCI 480 - Game of Politics
  • PSCI 410 - Congress and the Legislative Process
  • PSCI 305 - Race, Ethnicity, Power and Politics in the U.S.
  • PSCI 301 - Practice of Political Research 
  • PSCI 100 - U.S. Government and Politics 


  • 2015 Ph.D. Political Science. University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • 2009 M.A. Political Science. University of Georgia 
  • 2007 B.A. English Edcuation. Huazhong Normal University

Research Area

Congressional representation, interest group politics, money in politics, race and ethnicity.

Recent publications 

Li, Ruoxi (2022) "The Malapportionment of the US House of Representatives, 1940-2020" PS: Political Science and Politics

Li, Ruoxi (2021) "Teaching Undergraduates R in an Introductory Research Methods Course: A Step-by-Step Approach" Journal of Political Science Education 17 (4), 653-671.

Li, Ruoxi, and Bradley M. Jones (2020) “Why Do Immigrants Participate in Politics Less Than Native-Born Citizens? A Formative Years Explanation.” The Journal of Race, Ethnicity, and Politics 5(1): 62–91. 


Ruoxi Li
Associate Professor

SBSB 4101