skip to Main Content
Dean Bonner
Dean Bonner
Associate Survey Director and Research Fellow
415-291-4497
Expertise:
Public opinion, political participation
One Page Bio
Need more information on PPIC experts?
Contact Steven Bliss

Dean Bonner is associate survey director and research fellow at PPIC, where he coauthors the PPIC Statewide Survey—a large-scale public opinion project designed to develop an in-depth profile of the social, economic, and political attitudes at work in California elections and policymaking. He has expertise in public opinion and survey research, political attitudes and participation, and voting behavior. Before joining PPIC, he taught political science at Tulane University and was a research associate at the University of New Orleans Survey Research Center. He holds a PhD and MA in political science from the University of New Orleans.

PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
California’s Exclusive Electorate: A New Look at Who Votes and Why It Matters
California Voter and Party Profiles
California’s Likely Voters
Millennial Voters and California Politics
Race and Voting in California
Californians and the Coast
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Education
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
California’s Future
California’s Future: Political Landscape
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Higher Education
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
Californians’ Views on Climate Change
California’s Independent Voters
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment
Proposition 13: 40 Years Later
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Education
Immigrants and Political Engagement
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Higher Education
Californians and Housing Affordability
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Education
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
Californians and Transportation
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey Californians and Higher Education
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Education
Californians and Early Childhood Education
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
Voter Participation in California
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Education
Californians’ Attitudes Toward Marijuana Legalization
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Future
Californians’ News and Information Sources
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
Disaster Perceptions and Preparedness
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Education
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
Party Registration in California
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
The Initiative Process in California
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Information Technology
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Education
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Future
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Education
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
Californians’ Views of the State-Local Fiscal System
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Higher Education
California’s Initiative Process: 100 Years Old
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Information Technology
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Education
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Healthy Communities
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Higher Education
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Education
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Higher Education
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Information Technology
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Education
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Higher Education
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
The State of California Voters
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Information Technology
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Education
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Higher Education
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Education
PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government
Perspectives on Local and State Finance and Infrastructure in California: Surveys of City Officials and Residents
Proposition 187 and a Changing California
Do Californians Support the Proposed School Bond?
Californians Favor Funds for School Construction
Predicting California’s Economic Health
A California Dream: Less Plastic in the Ocean
New Approaches for the PPIC Statewide Survey
Californians and Their Tax Burden
Californians’ Views of Immigration Policy—Now and Then
Californians Deeply Divided on Leaders—But Show Signs of Optimism
Many Support Rent Control, but Prop 10 Lags
Do Californians Support State Action on Immigration?
The Gender Gap in California Politics
Californians and Sacramento’s Handling of Misconduct
Republican Optimism Spikes after Election
California’s 4.5 Million Trump Voters
Climate Change and Partisanship
Californians’ Views on the Value of College
Would Making Voting Easier Increase Turnout?
California’s Renters in the Dark on Drought Targets
Californians and Immigration
Voters More Optimistic, Less Engaged
Californians’ Views of Health Care Reform Shift—a Bit
Who Are California’s Independent Voters?
The Politics of Global Warming
Are Voters Ready for the Primary?
Californians Want the State to Lead
Are You a Have or a Have-Not? Californians’ Views
Back To Top