Jeremy Bailey is Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of Graduate Studies at the University of Houston. His research interests include executive power, the presidency, and American political thought and development. He is the author of Thomas Jefferson and Executive Power (Cambridge University Press 2007), and his articles have been published in American Political Science Review, Review of Politics, Political Research Quarterly, Presidential Studies Quarterly, Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, and Publius:The Journal of Federalism. Bailey is now working on a series of coauthored articles on unilateral orders, a coauthored book on the removal power, and a book on James Madison and the problem of constitutional imperfection.
Bailey received his Ph.D. from Boston College, where his dissertation was the 2004 co-winner of the APSA' s E. E. Schattschneider Prize for best dissertation in American politics. He joined the University of Houston in 2007.