Paul A. Djupe is a political scientist at Denison University specializing in religion and politics, social networks, and political behavior. Dr. Djupe is the co-editor of the Cambridge journal Politics & Religion and the editor of the Religious Engagement in Democratic Politics series with Temple UP. His research interests include examining how religious communities provide political information and how members then use that information. Dr. Djupe also examines social networks in churches, clergy political speech and engagement, small group interactions, and how individuals react to religious cues used by political actors and political cues used by religious actors.