Anthony J. Madonna is an associate professor in the Political Science Department at the University of Georgia and an associate fellow of the R Street Institute. He received his doctorate in political science from Washington University in St. Louis in 2008.

His research interests include American political institutions and development, congressional politics and procedure and presidential politics. His work has appeared in such journals as the American Journal of Political Science, Political Research Quarterly, the Journal of Politics, Presidential Studies Quarterly and the Illinois Law Review.