Courses

I have included a listing with links to course syllabi below. My classroom simulations and assignments are available for Campaigns & Elections courses from Norton here and for Interest Group courses from Routledge here.

Here are my courses:

  • Political Parties & Interest Groups, Spring 2015
  • American Policymaking Inside the Beltway, Washington Semester Program, Spring 2015
  • Politics of Public Policy Issues (Writing Intensive), Spring 2012, Michigan State University
  • Preparing for Dissertation Research, Spring 2012, Michigan State University
  • Political Parties and Interest Groups
    Spring 2011 
    Michigan State University 

  • Preparing for Dissertation Research
    Spring 2011 
    Michigan State University 

  • Campaigns & Elections
    Fall 2010 
    Michigan State University 

  • Politics of Public Policy Issues
    Spring and Summer 2010 
    Michigan State University 

  • Honors Undergraduate Research Seminar
    Fall 2009 and 2010
    Michigan State University 

  • Political Parties and Interest Groups
    Fall 2009 
    Michigan State University 
    Syllabus

  • Political Parties and Interest Groups
    Spring 2009 
    Michigan State University 

  • Campaigns & Elections: Graduate
    Spring 2009 
    Michigan State University 
    Syllabus

  • Campaigns & Elections
    Fall 2008 
    Michigan State University 
    Syllabus

  • Campaigns & Elections: Writing Intensive
    Spring 2008 
    Michigan State University 
    Syllabus

  • Political Parties and Interest Groups: Graduate 
    Fall 2007 
    Michigan State University 
    Syllabus | Course Information

  • Introduction to Research Methods 
    Fall 2006 
    University of California, Berkeley 
    Syllabus

  • Introduction to American Politics 
    Summer 2006 
    University of California, Berkeley 
    Syllabus

  • Research Methods in Political Science 
    Spring 2006 
    University of California, Berkeley 
    Graduate Student Instructor with Henry Brady 
    Syllabus | Course Information

  • Politics and the Media 
    Spring 2005 
    University of California, Berkeley 
    Graduate Student Instructor with Christine Trost 
    Syllabus | Course Information

  • American Political Parties 
    Spring 2004 
    University of California, Berkeley 
    Graduate Student Instructor with David Karol 
    Syllabus | Course Information