Kenneth Janda

Kenneth Janda is the Payson S. Wild Professor Emeritus at Northwestern University. He has been co-editor of the international journal Party Politics since 1995, and in 2000 he won the Samuel J. Eldersveld Career Achievement Award from the American Political Science Association (APSA) for his research on political parties. In 2005, he was co-winner of the Best Instructional Software Award from the APSA, an award he also received in 1992. Janda’s books include Political Parties: A Cross National Survey (1980) and, with co-author Robert Harmel, Parties and Their Environments: Limits to Reform? (1982).