Speaker Profile

Sam Wang

Sam Wang
Princeton University

Sam Wang works at Princeton University, where he is a professor of neuroscience and also director of the Gerrymandering Project (gerrymander.princeton.edu), an organization that seeks to combine law, math, and data to achieve nonpartisan redistricting reform. Sam has written extensively on elections and has proposed detection standards that can be used under both federal and state constitutions. His newest project, OpenPrecincts.org, is an accurate, open central repository for precinct and election data for citizens, journalists, and advocates to use in the service of reform.