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Thomas R Marshall

  • Professor, Political Science

Education

    • 1976 PhD in Political Science
      Univ Minnesota Twin Cities, 1976
    • 1971 BA in Political Science
      Miami University, 1971
      (Distinction: Magna cum laude)

Appointments

    • 1990 to Present Professor
      University of Texas at Arlington
    • 1981 to 1989 Associate Professor
      University of Texas at Arlington
    • 1976 to 1981 Assistant Professor
      University of Texas at Arlington
    • 1974 to 1976 Instructor
      Macalester College
    • Past to 1975 Instructor
      University of Minnesota
    • 1973 to 1974 Ford Fellowship Recipient
      University of Minnesota
    • 1971 to 1973 Teaching Assistant
      University of Minnesota
    • Past to 1972 NDEA Fellowship recipient
      University of Michigan

News Articles

    • July 2019 UTA Shorthorn
      Discussion of President Trump's presidential style and foreign leaders' view of the same
      (Type: Newspaper)
    • Mar 2019 Fort Worth Star Telegram
      Voter turnout and runoff elections
      (Type: Newspaper)
    • Dec 2018 UTA Shorthorn
      Gave comments on the federal budget shutdown as a part of a news story
      (Type: Newspaper)
    • Dec 2018 FOX Channel 4
      Discussion of President George HW Bush's legacy and accomplishments during his funeral period
      (Type: Television)
    • Mar 2018 Channel 11 CBS News
      Gave comments on the primary election runoffs for Congress and Tarrant County tax assessor-collector as part of news coverage
      (Type: Television)
    • Mar 2018 Fort Worth Star Telegram
      Gave views on the primary election as a part of a news story
      (Type: Newspaper)
    • Mar 2018 Mark Joekel cable program
      Appeared on a cable television talk show discussing the upcoming primary elections
      (Type: Television)
    • Feb 2018 UTA Shorthorn
      Gave comments on Texas early voting procedures as a part of a news story
      (Type: Newspaper)
    • Jan 2018 Fort Worth Star Telegram
      fave views on ethics and officeholder transparency issues as a part of a news story
      (Type: Newspaper)
    • Jan 2018 Fox TV News
      Gave commentary on the federal budget shutdown as a part of a news program
      (Type: Television)
    • Dec 2017 UTA Shorthorn
      Gave comments on DACA as a part of a news story
      (Type: Newspaper)
    • Nov 2017 Mark Joekel Cable talk show
      Gave comments on the federal budget tax package proposal as a part of the talk show
      (Type: Television)
    • Jan 1900 Various
      Various appearances on local television and radio programs and before community groups to discuss campaigns and elections, averaging several times a year
      (Type: Television)

Other Activities

      • Consultant for statistical analysis in a lawsuit concerning racial differences in police department promotions in "Royster v. City of Dallas"
        -
      • Consultant for statistical analysis concerning racial differences in jury selection in "Martinez v. State of Texas"
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      • 1988
        Consultant for statistical analysis in a lawsuit concerning racial and gender differences in promotions and salaries, in "Foster v. Tarrant County Adult Probation Department" and "Clark v. Tarrant County Adult Probation Department"
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      • 1984
        Consultant for statistical analysis in a lawsuit concerning racial differences in hiring patterns in "Watson v. Fort Worth National Bank" U.S. Supreme Court decision announced 6/29/1988
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      • 1983
        Consultant for statistical analysis in a lawsuit concerning racial differences in adjusting insurance claims in "Ladd v. Dairyland" Settlement approved in 8/1984, U.S. Federal District Court (Fort Worth, TX)
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      • Consultant for statistical analysis and polling for a survey on crime attitudes, sponsored by the Tarrant County Women's Coalition
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      • 1981
        Consultant for statistical analysis in a lawsuit concerning hiring and promotion practices of the Texas Department of Corrections in "Coble, et al. v. Texas Department of Corrections" Hearings in Sept 1982, in U.S. Federal District Court (Houston, TX)
        -
      • 1977
        Consultant for statistical analysis in a lawsuit concerning single-member districts, "Escalante v. White" in U.S. Federal Court (Tyler, Tx)
        -

Publications

      Conference Proceeding 2019
      • The Supreme Court as a Representative Institution: Ranking the Justices
        [Marshall, Thomas]. Washington DC.
      2019
      • Forecasting Issue Elections Through Message Testing
        [].

      Journal Article Submitted
      • Using Message Testing To Improve Survey Forecasting in Tobacco Control Elections
        [Marshall, ThomasR].

      Journal Article 2018
      • Taking another look at counterarguments: when do survey respondents switch their answers?
        [Marshall, ThomasR]. 11(2), 12 [.] "Survey Practice".

      Conference Proceeding 2018
      • Justice Anthony Kennedy in the Court of Public Opinion
        [Marshall, Thomas]. 22 [.] Washington DC.

      Book 2018
      • Public Opinion, Public Policy, and Smoking, revised edition
        [Marshall, ThomasR]. Lanham MD: "Lexington Press".

      Book 2016
      • Public Opinion, Public Policy, and Smoking
        [Marshall, ThomasR]. 290 + Xiii [.] "Lexington Press ".

      Other 2014
      • The Debate Over Health Care
        [Marshall, ThomasR, Crotty, William, Rienner, Lynne]. 309-326 [.]

      Book Chapter 2012
      • Counterpoint: Public Doubts on Health Care Reform
        [Marshall, ThomasR, Kronefeld , JennieJacobs , Parmet, Wendy, Zezza, Mark]. Thousand Oaks, CA : "Sage".
      2012
      • Public Opinion Support for Health Care Reform
        [Marshall, ThomasR, Kronefeld, Jennie Jacobs , Parmet, Wendy, Zezza, Mark]. Thousand Oaks CA: "Sage".

      Other 2010
      • What Do Undergraduates Learn About Measuring Opinions
        [Marshall, ThomasR]. 50(3),

      Journal Article 2010
      Book 2008
      • Public Opinion and the Rehnquist Court
        [Marshall, ThomasR]. Albany, NY : "Suny Press".

      Journal Article 2006
      • AAPOR Standard Definitions and Academic Journal
        [Marshall, ThomasR].
      2006
      • Slow Progress: AAPOR Standard Definitions and Academic Journals
        [Marshall, ThomasR].
      2006
      • Public Opinion Support for Civil Rights and Liberties
        [Marshall, ThomasR, Scheb II, John, Stephens, Otis]. Westport, CN: "Greenwood Press ".

      Journal Article 2005
      • American Public Opinion and the Rehnquist Court
        [Marshall, ThomasR]. 177-180 [.]
      2005
      • Legitimacy in the Public Eye: Justice Sandra Day O’Connor and Public
        [Marshall, ThomasR].
      2005
      • Legitimacy in the Public Eye: Justice Sandra Day O’Connor and Public Opinion
        [Marshall, ThomasR].
      2005
      • Public Opinion and the Rehnquist Court
        [Marshall, ThomasR, Atler, Freda, Mueller, Gerhard, Laufer, William].
      2005
      • Public Opinion and the Rehnquist Court
        [Marshall, ThomasR].
      2005
      • Switched - On Data: A Need For Standards in Secondary Survey Researc
        [Marshall, ThomasR].
      2005
      • The Supreme Court and the Grass Roots
        [Marshall, ThomasR, slotnick, Elliot]. Washingto, DC : "CQ Press ".

      Journal Article 1999
      • The Changing World of American Interest Group
        [Marshall, ThomasR]. 20, 213-214 [.]
      1999
      • Why PAC? Why Bundle? Patterns of Interest Group Donation
        [Marshall, ThomasR]. 20, 254-260 [.]
      1999
      • Supreme Court and public support for rights claims
        [Marshall, ThomasR, Ignagni, Joseph , Slotnick, Elliot]. 458-466 [.] "American Bar Association ".
      1999
      • The Supreme Court and the grass roots: whom does the Court represent best?
        [Marshall, ThomasR]. 221-230 [.] Chicago, Illinois .

      Journal Article 1998
      • The Transformation of Southern Politics
        [Marshall, ThomasR, Hadley, Charles, Bowman , Lewis ]. 7(26), "University of Tennessee Press".

      Journal Article 1997
      • Bundling the Cash: Why Do Interest Groups Bundle Donation
        [Marshall, ThomasR]. 18, 291-308 [.]

      Journal Article 1996
      • Public Opinion and the Supreme Court
        [Marshall, ThomasR, Wilcox, Clyde, Norrander, Barbara]. 269-280 [.] Washington DC: "Congressional Quarterly Press ".
      1996
      • The Rehnquist Court and the American Public: The Insulated Court?
        [Marshall, ThomasR, Ripley, Randall, Slotnick, Elliot]. 126-132 [.]

      Journal Article 1995 1995
      • Gender Equality at the Supreme Court: Taking Another Loo
        [Marshall, ThomasR]. 16, 239-252 [.]
      1995
      • Gender Equality at the Supreme Court/ Taking Another Look
        [Marshall, ThomasR, ]. 16, 239-252 [.]

      Journal Article 1994
      • Supreme Court and Public Support for Rights Claims
        [Marshall, ThomasR]. 78(3), 146-151 [.]

      Journal Article 1993 1993
      • Presidential Caucuses
        [Marshall, ThomasR].

      Journal Article 1992
      • Public Opinion and the Rehnquist Court
        [Marshall, ThomasR].
      1992
      • Whom Does the Supreme Court Represent Best?
        [Marshall, ThomasR]. 75, 328-335 [.]
      1992
      • Public Opinion and the Rehnquist Court
        [Marshall, ThomasR, Ripley, Randall]. Belmont, CA : "Wadsworth".

      Journal Article 1991
      • "Public Opinion Polls and the Courts: What We Know, What We Don't, What We Should
        [Marshall, ThomasR].
      1991
      • Public Opinion and the Rehnquist Court
        [Marshall, ThomasR]. 74, 322-329 [.]

      Book 1989
      • Public Opinion and the Supreme Court
        [Marshall, ThomasR].

      Journal Article 1989 1989
      • Public Opinion and the Supreme Court
        [Marshall, ThomasR]. 231 + xi [.] Winchester, MA : "Allen Unwin ".

      Journal Article 1985
      • Primaries and Nominations
        [Marshall, ThomasR, Long, Sam]. 189-210 [.] New York : "JAI Press".

      Journal Article 1984
      • Issues, Personalities, and Presidential Primary Voters
        [Marshall, ThomasR]. 65(3), 750-760 [.]

      Journal Article 1983 1983
      • Television Newscasts, Public Opinion Polls, and the Presidential Nominations Race: A Casual Model
        [Marshall, ThomasR, Adams, William ]. 49-66 [.] Washington, DC : "George Washington University ".

      Other 1982
      • Public Opinion Polls
        [Marshall, ThomasR].

      Journal Article 1980
      • Minnesota: The Party Caucus- Convention System
        [Marshall, ThomasR, Pomper, Gerald ]. 139-158 [.] New York : "Praeger ".

      Journal Article 1977
      • Participating in Politics: Do Political Parties Matter
        [Marshall, ThomasR]. 52(4), 222-235 [.]
      1977 1977
      • Presidential Caucuses in Minnesota
        [Marshall, ThomasR, Gieske, Millard , Brandt, Ed]. 132-140 [.] Dubuque, IA : "Kendall-Junt".

Presentations

    • April  2019
      Marshall, ThomasR (Author), "Using Push Polling in Preelection Forecasting", Western Political Science Association, San Diego CA. (April 18, 2019).
    • August  2018
      Marshall, ThomasR. (Author & Presenter), "Justice Anthony Kennedy in the Court of Public Opinion", American Political Science Association, Boston MA. (August 31, 2018).
    • March  2018
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Courter-Arguments in Polling: a Meta-analysis", Western Political Science Association, San Francisco CA. (March 25, 2018).
    • May  2017
      Marshall, ThomasR (Author & Presenter), "Reconstructing Diversity: using polling archives to study diversity", American Association for Public Opinion Research, New Orleans LA. (May 20, 2017).
    • April  2017
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Do Push Format Questions Improve Forecasting", Chicago, Illinois . (April 1, 2017).
    • January  2016
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Can I Change Your Mind? Counterarguments in Ordinary Politics", San Juan. (January 1, 2016).
    •  2014
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Smoking, Public Opinion, and Public Policy: What's the Connection?". ( , 2014).
    • May  2012
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Judging the Accuracy of Public Opinion Polls in Referendum", Hollywood , Florida . (May 1, 2012).
    • April  2012
      Marshall, ThomasR, "What Do Students Want? Understanding Student Norms Toward Faculty by Using A List Experiment Metho", Chicago, Illinois. (April 1, 2012).
    • April  2011
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Health Care Reform and the Two Faces of Public Opinion: Obama Care in Perspectiv", Chicago IL. (April 1, 2011).
    • April  2010
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Lost Public Opinion: Public Opinion and the 1964 Surgeon General’s Report", San Francisco, CA. (April 1, 2010).
    •  2008
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Undergraduate Education in Public Opinion: What's Taught, What's Not?". ( , 2008).
    • May  2008
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Teaching Public Opinion With A Data Base", New Orleans, LA . (May 1, 2008).
    • April  2008
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Drifting Away From Public Opinion: Seniority Effects At The Supreme Court", Chicago, IL. (April 1, 2008).
    • March  2007
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Term Limits for Supreme Court Justices: Real Old and Out of Touch?", Las Vegas, NV. (March 1, 2007).
    • May  2006
      Marshall, ThomasR, "AAPOR Standard Definitions and Academic Journal", Montreal. (May 1, 2006).
    • January  2006
      Marshall, ThomasR, "American Public Opinion and the Rehnquist Court", Atlanta, GA . (January 1, 2006).
    • May  2005
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Seeking Quality in Secondary Survey Data ", Miami Beach, FL. (May 1, 2005).
    • April  2005
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Unscrambling Representation: Race, Gender, Party, Religion and the U.S", Chicago, Illinois. (April 1, 2005).
    • April  2004
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Public Opinion Leadership and the Rehnquist Court", Chicago, Illinois. (April 1, 2004).
    • September  2002
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Does the Supreme Court Represent American Public Opinion? Compared to What?", Boston, MA. (September , 2002).
    • April  2002
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Fifteen Terms and Counting: Public Opinion and the Rehnquist Court", Chicago, Illinois. (April 1, 2002).
    • April  2002
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Popular Culture Meets the U.S. Supreme Court: the Effects of CBS's First Monday on Viewer's Attitudes about the Court ", Chicago, Illinois. (April 1, 2002).
    • April  2002
      Marshall, ThomasR, "The Politics of Symbolic Representation: Judicial Appointments and the Rehnquist Cou", Chicago, IL. (April 1, 2002).
    • September  2001
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Patterns in Representation: Public Opinion and the Rehnquist Court Justices ", San Francisco, CA. (September 1, 2001).
    • April  2001
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Fifteen Terms and Counting: Public Opinion and the Rehnquist Court", Chicago, Illinois . (April 1, 2001).
    • November  1999
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Explaining Bill Clinton’s Popularity: Public Opinion and Public Approval", Savanah, Georgia . (November 1, 1999).
    • October  1998
      Marshall, ThomasR, "To Bundle or To PAC: Campaign Donation Strategies of Interest Groups", Atlanta, Georgia . (October 1, 1998).
    • September  1998
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Constitutional Dilemmas of the Independent Counsel: Public Opinion and Presidential Approval ", Boston, MA. (September 1, 1998).
    • September  1997
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Counting the Cash: Bundling and Campaign Finance", Washington, D.C.. (September 1, 1997).
    • August  1996
      Marshall, ThomasR, "The Rehnquist Court and Public Opinion: The First Decade", San Francisco, CA. (August 1, 1996).
    • April  1994
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Public Opinion and U.S. Supreme Court Decision - Making in Women's Rights ", Chicago, ILL. (April 1, 1994).
    • April  1993
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Law, Public Opinion, and Gender Rights", Chicago, IL. (April 1, 1993).
    • April  1992
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Civil Liberties, The Modern Supreme Court, and Public Opinion", Chicago, Illinois. (April 1, 1992).
    • November  1990
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Public Opinion and the Rehnquist Court", Atlanta, GA. (November 1, 1990).
    • September  1990
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Symbolic Versus Policy Representation on the U.S. Supreme Court", San Francisco, CA. (September 2, 1990).
    • April  1990
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Who Does the Supreme Court Represent Best", Chicago, Illinois. (April 1, 1990).
    • April  1989
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Presidential Primaries and Caucuses Reconsidered", Chicago, Illinois. (April 1, 1989).
    • April  1988
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Success and Failure: Explaining When the Supreme Court Prevails", Chicago, Illinois. (April 1, 1988).
    • September  1986
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Legitimacy and the Modern Supreme Court: Half a Century of Representation ", Washington, D.C.. (September 1, 1986).
    • April  1986
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Legitimation, Public Opinion, and the Supreme Court : Old Polls ,New Evidence ", Chicago, Illinois. (April 1, 1986).
    • April  1983
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Public Opinion, Issues and Personalities: Judging Would - be Presidents", Chicago, Illinois. (April 1, 1983).
    • March  1983
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Media Use and Candidate Evaluations: The 1980 Presidential Election", Houston, TX. (March 1, 1983).
    • October  1982
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Issues, Candidates, and Ideologies in the 1980 Primaries", Atlanta, GA. (October 1, 1982).
    • March  1982
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Issues Versus Personality in Voting for Presidential Candidates", March 1, 1982 . (March 1, 1982).
    • November  1981
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Exploring Preferences in the 1980 Presidential Primaries", Newark, NJ. (November 1, 1981).
    • August  1980
      Marshall, ThomasR, "A Model of the Presidential Nominating Process", Washington, D.C. (August 1, 1980).
    • August  1980
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Wealth and Citizenship: A review of Means Tests for Participation in America ", Washington, D.C.. (August 1, 1980).
    • November  1979
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Nominating the President: A Model for the 1970's ", Gatlinburg, TN. (November 1, 1979).
    • September  1979
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Explaining Children's Images of Government: Children's Literature and Television ", Washington, D.C.. (September 1, 1979).
    • November  1978
      Marshall, ThomasR, "The Impact of National Party Reform on Presidential No minating Politics: The Case of the Southern Democrats", Atlanta, GA. (November 1, 1978).
    • April  1978
      Marshall, ThomasR, "The Benevolent Bureaucrat: Children's Images of Government", Houston, TX. (April 1, 1978).
    • September  1977
      Marshall, ThomasR, "Caucuses Versus Primaries: How Much Do Delegate Selection", Washington, D.C.. (September 1, 1977).
    • April  1976
      Marshall, ThomasR, "The Precinct Caucus System: The Case of Minnesota", Chicago, Illinois. (April 1, 1976).

Students Supervised

    • May 2018
      Justin Tryzpac, Member of the student's Masters Comprehensive Exam Committee (Political Science)
    • Dec 2017
      Alyssa Aquino, MA Comprehensive Exam Completion (Political Science)
    • Dec 2017
      Traci Reed, Member of a Comprehensive Masters Degree Examination Committee (Political Science)

Courses

      • POLS 4326-001 ELECTION STRAT
        (Course Id: 106534)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • POLS 5315-001 PUBLIC OPINION
        (Course Id: 106576)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • POLS 2311-008 GOVT OF U S
        (Course Id: 106475)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • POLS 4102-001 POLI SCIENCE SERVICE LEARNING
        (Course Id: 106513)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • POLS 3311-001 PUBLIC OPINION
        (Course Id: 106490)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • POLS 5311-001 CAMPAIGNS AND ELECTIONS
        (Course Id: 106572)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • POLS 4326-001 ELECTION STRAT
        (Course Id: 106534)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • POLS 2311-004 GOVT OF U S
        (Course Id: 106475)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • POLS 3311-001 PUBLIC OPINION
        (Course Id: 106490)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • POLS 4395-003 READINGS IN POLITICAL SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 106564)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • POLS 4326-001 ELECTION STRAT
        (Course Id: 106534)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • POLS 2311-011 GOVT OF U S
        (Course Id: 106475)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • POLS 3311-001 PUBLIC OPINION
        (Course Id: 106490)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • POLS 5315-001 PUBLIC OPINION
        (Course Id: 106576)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • POLS 4326-001 ELECTION STRAT
        (Course Id: 106534)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • POLS 2311-009 GOVT OF U S
        (Course Id: 106475)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • POLS 5311-001 CAMPAIGNS AND ELECTIONS
        (Course Id: 106572)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • POLS 4326-001 ELECTION STRAT
        (Course Id: 106534)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • POLS 4394-001 HON THESIS/PROJ
        (Course Id: 106563)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • POLS 2311-007 GOVT OF U S
        (Course Id: 106475)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • POLS 3311-001 PUBLIC OPINION
        (Course Id: 106490)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • POLS 3311-001 PUBLIC OPINION
        (Course Id: 106490)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • POLS 5315-001 PUBLIC OPINION
        (Course Id: 106576)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • POLS 5391-001 CONF COURSE POLITICAL SCI
        (Course Id: 106597)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • POLS 4326-001 ELECTION STRAT
        (Course Id: 106534)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • POLS 2311-010 GOVT OF U S
        (Course Id: 106475)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • POLS 4395-001 READINGS IN POLITICAL SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 106564)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • POLS 4395-004 READINGS IN POLITICAL SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 106564)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2013
      • POLS 2311-008 GOVT OF U S
        (Course Id: 106475)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • POLS 3311-001 PUBLIC OPINION
        (Course Id: 106490)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • POLS 4395-002 READINGS IN POLITICAL SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 106564)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • POLS 4326-001 ELECTION STRAT
        (Course Id: 106534)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • POLS 2311-009 GOVT OF U S
        (Course Id: 106475)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • POLS 4394-001 HON THESIS/PROJ
        (Course Id: 106563)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • POLS 4395-001 READINGS IN POLITICAL SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 106564)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • POLS 4395-001 READINGS IN POLITICAL SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 106564)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • POLS 5311-001 CAMPAIGNS AND ELECTIONS
        (Course Id: 106572)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • POLS 2311-003 GOVT OF U S
        (Course Id: 106475)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • POLS 2311-004 GOVT OF U S
        (Course Id: 106475)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • POLS 3311-001 PUBLIC OPINION
        (Course Id: 106490)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • POLS 2311-002 GOVT OF U S
        (Course Id: 106475)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2011
      • POLS 2311-003 GOVT OF U S
        (Course Id: 106475)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2011
      • POLS 4326-001 ELECTION STRAT
        (Course Id: 106534)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • POLS 3311-001 PUBLIC OPINION
        (Course Id: 106490)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • POLS 2311-002 GOVT OF U S
        (Course Id: 106475)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2010
      • POLS 3311-001 PUBLIC OPINION
        (Course Id: 106490)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2010
      • POLS 3311-001 PUBLIC OPINION
        (Course Id: 106490)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • POLS 5315-001 PUBLIC OPINION
        (Course Id: 106576)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • POLS 4326-001 ELECTION STRAT
        (Course Id: 106534)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • POLS 2311-011 GOVT OF U S
        (Course Id: 106475)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • POLS 3311-001 PUBLIC OPINION
        (Course Id: 106490)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009

Service to the University

    • Sept 2015 to  Present Committee Member
      COLA Curriculum Committee
      Reviews course and catalog proposals for the College of Liberal Arts. Coordinates Political Science departmental changes in these two areas.
    • Sept 2018 to  Aug 2019 Committee Chair
      POLS Curriculum Committee
      Reviews and approves or revises curriculum changes and proposals for the Political Science Department
    • Sept 2018 to  Aug 2019 Faculty Mentor
      POLS Graduate Student Mentor
      Mentored an incoming graduate student in the Political Science MA program
    • Sept 2018 to  Aug 2019 Chairperson
      POLS Tenure and Promotion Committee
      Reviews and evaluates tenure and promotion files for the Political Science Department
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2019 Faculty Advisor
      Turning Point
    • Jan 2018 to  May 2019 Committee Member
      Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Field of Study POLS
      Review Field of Study courses in the field of Political Science. This is a statewide committee of two dozen political scientists at community colleges and four-year universities around the state, charged with recommending a list of must-accept courses for a political science majors. Recommendations were generated and sent to the Higher Education Coordinating Board.
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018 Faculty Advisor
      Faculty Advisor, Student Group
      Served as faculty advisor to a student group, Turning Point
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018 Faculty Mentor
      Graduate Student Mentoring
      Served as faculty mentor to an incoming MA student, Bujamin Mustafa
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018 Committee Chair
      Political Science Curriculum Committee
      Chaired the political science curriculum committee reviewing new course and catalog changes
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018 Committee Member
      Political Science Executive Committee
      Member of the Political Science Departmental Executive Committee, various duties
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018 Committee Member
      Post Tenure Review Committee
      Member of the departmental post-tenure review committee
    • Feb 2018 to  May 2018 Committee Member
      Undergraduate Advisor Selection Committee
      To recruit, interview, and select the department's undergraduate advisor to replace the outgoing undergraduate advisor
    • Past to  May 2018 Attendee, Graduation
      Spring 2018 Graduation Ceremony
      Attended Spring 2018 COLA Graduation Ceremony
    • Past to  Apr 2018 Poster Session Judge
      Celebration of Excellence Poster Session
      Served as a poster session judge at the COLA annual Celebration of Excellence graduate and undergraduate poster session
    • Sept 2017 to  Dec 2017 Committee Member
      Political Science Undergraduate Advisor Selection Committee
      Interviewed multiple nominees and selected an undergraduate staff advisor to replace Nikki Horn
    • Past to  Dec 2017 Attendee, Graduation
      Fall Commencement
      Attended UTA College of Liberal Arts graduation ceremony
    • Sept 2017 to  Nov 2017 Program Coordinator
      Political Science
      Organized the first annual departmental poster session for undergraduate and graduate students with 28 student posters presented.

Service to the Profession

    • Oct 2017 to  Dec 2017
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      American Politics Review
      Reviewed journal article

Service to the Community

    • 2012 to  Present
      Board Member
      Turner House
    • 2003 to  Present
      Committee Member
      Kessler Park Beautification Committee
    • 2003 to  Present
      Board Member
      Kessler Park Conservation District Group
    • 1996 to  Present
      Volunteer
      Friends of the Libarary, Dallas Library
    • Past to  Dec 2017
      Guest Speaker (Dallas, TX, US)
      Dallas Holocaust Museum
      Speaker in DHM's civil society debate series on the Electoral College.
    • 1984 to  2008
      Consultant
      Campaign Consultant and Legislative Office Work
      State Rep and Sen Chris Harris (Arlington, TX) - 1984-2008 State Rep Kent Grusendorf (Arlington, TX) - 1986-2000, 2004
    • Past to  2005
      Volunteer
      LIFT - Literacy Initiative for Texas
    • 2000 to  2004
      "Handicapping the Race for the White House"
      UTA Magazine
      Fall 2000 Fall 2004
    • 1996 to  1998
      Volunteer
      UTA/NBC News Poll
    • Past to  1994
      Committee Member
      Oak Lawn Planning Committee
    • Past to  1993
      Member
      Dallas Public Libarary Review Panel
    • 1989 to  1991
      Board Member
      Dallas Public Libarary
    • Past to  1990
      Volunteer
      Arlington Substance Abuse Project