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Gretchen Helmke

Assistant Professor of Political Science
Arts, Sciences, and Engineering

Department of Political Science

Areas of expertise: Comparative politics

Press contact:
Monique Patenaude
(585) 276-3693

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Biography
Gretchen Helmke is an expert on Latin American governments, in particular Argentina. Her current research examines political and legal institutions, Latin America politics, voting and elections, judicial reform, and split-ticket voting in Latin America.