Kevin Quinn is a professor of political science in the University of Michigan’s College of Literature, Science, and the Arts. He is a professor of law through a courtesy appointment at the University of Michigan Law School.

Before joining the Michigan faculty, Quinn was a professor of law at the University of California, Berkeley. His research, which focuses on questions of empirical legal studies and statistical methodology, has been supported by the National Science Foundation and has appeared in leading journals in political science, statistics, and law. 

Quinn is a former president of the Society for Political Methodology, and his research has received multiple professional awards.