Landon Schnabel is a postdoctoral fellow at the Polarization and Social Change Lab. He received his Ph.D. in Sociology from Indiana University. He studies how beliefs shape, and are shaped by, social inequalities. Most of his research uses quantitative methods on national and cross-national survey data with an emphasis on survey experiments. Substantively, he focuses on inequality, public opinion, and social change with an emphasis on issues related to gender, sexuality, and religion.
Landon’s research has appeared in journals such as Science Advances, Sociological Science, Social Forces, Public Opinion Quarterly, and Gender & Society, and has been covered in several print, radio, and television outlets such as the New York Times, Washington Post, Economist, and CBS News. His work has been recognized by Sociologists for Women in Society, the World Association for Public Opinion Research, the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, the Association for the Sociology of Religion, and a few sections of the American Sociological Association.