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Faculty by Name
Faculty by Subfield
Adjunct Faculty
Staff
Assistant Professor
American Politics
852 KMBL
(801) 422-5022
lisa_argyle@byu.edu
Associate Professor
American Politics
724 KMBL
(801) 422-7492
barber@byu.edu
Thursday Group Coordinator
Assistant Professor
International Relations
730 KMBL
(801) 422-7807
celeste_beesley@byu.edu
Associate Professor
American Politics
772 KMBL
(801) 422-2182
brown@byu.edu
Assistant Professor
American Politics
844 KMBL
(801) 422-2453
ethan.busby@byu.edu
Associate Professor
Comparative Politics
775 KMBL
(801) 422-5133
ray_christensen@byu.edu
Associate Professor
International Relations
762 KMBL
(801) 422-4053
scott_cooper@byu.edu
Sigma Advisor
Professor
American Politics
750 KMBL
(801) 422-7503
richard_davis@byu.edu
Assistant Professor
Political Philosophy
740 KMBL
(801) 422-9080
rwdavis@byu.edu
Political Review Advisor
Assistant Professor
American Politics
784 KMBL
(801) 422-2337
adamdynes@byu.edu
BYUPAS Advisor
Visiting Professor
Political Philosophy
844 KMBL
(801) 422-9334
dfrost@byu.edu
Professor
American Politics
734 KMBL
(801) 422-9136
goodliffe@byu.edu
Associate Professor
Comparative Politics
764 KMBL
(801) 422-2829
jgub@byu.edu
Professor
Political Philosophy
794 KMBL
(801) 422-3302
ralph_hancock@byu.edu
Professor
International Relations
832 KMBL
(801) 422-5526
dhawkins@byu.edu
Global Politics Fellows: Director
Professor
Comparative Politics
782 KMBL
(801) 422-1362
kirk_hawkins@byu.edu
Associate Chair: Teaching & Curriculum
Associate Professor
International Relations
780 KMBL / 209 HRCB
(810) 422-4699
eric_hyer@byu.edu
Asian Studies Coordinator
Professor
American Politics
850 KMBL
(801) 422-2788
chris_karpowitz@byu.edu
CSED Co-Director
Assistant Professor
American Politics
742 KMBL
(801) 422-7265
chris_krewson@byu.edu
Associate Professor
Comparative Politics
770 KMBL
(801) 422-5317
qmecham@byu.edu
Middle East Studies Coordinator
Associate Professor
American Politics
840 KMBL
(801) 422-8017
quin.monson@byu.edu
Director of the Office of Civic Engagement
Assistant Professor
International Relations
752 KMBL
(801) 422-3505
chad_nelson@byu.edu
Professor
Comparative Politics
790 KMBL
(801) 422-3417
daniel_nielson@byu.edu
Visiting Professor
International Relations
754 KMBL
(801) 422-5237
tyler.pack@byu.edu
Professor
American Politics
842 KMBL
(801) 422-4985
kelly_patterson@byu.edu
Professor
American Politics
834 KMBL
(801) 422-1344
jpope@byu.edu
CSED Co-Director
Associate Professor
Comparative Politics
732 KMBL
(801) 422-3276
jessica_preece@byu.edu
Associate Chair: Research & Academic Life
Associate Professor
Comparative Politics
792 KMBL
(801) 422-8607
joel_selway@byu.edu
Professor
International Relations
760 KMBL
(801) 422-1352
ken_stiles@byu.edu
Professor
American Politics
722 KMBL
(801) 422-9018
sven_wilson@byu.edu
Department Chair

American Politics

Name Rank Office Contact Position
Argyle, Lisa Assistant

852

KMBL

Lisa_argyle@byu.edu

(801) 422-5022

Barber, Mike Assistant

724

KMBL

barber@byu.edu

(801) 422-7492

Brown, Adam Associate

772

KMBL

brown@byu.edu

(801) 422-2182

Busby, Ethan Assistant

844

KMBL

ethan.busby@byu.edu

(801) 422-2453

Political Science Honors Coordinator
Davis, Richard Professor

750

KMBL

richard_davis@byu.edu

(801) 422-7503

Dynes, Adam Assistant

784

KMBL

adamdynes@byu.edu

(801) 422-2337

BYUPAS &

PI Sigma Alpha

Advisor

Goodliffe, Jay Professor

734

KMBL

goodliffe@byu.edu

(801) 422-9136

Washington Seminar Faculty Director
Karpowitz, Chris Professor

850

KMBL

chris_karpowitz@byu.edu

(801) 422-2788

University IRB Rep

CSED Co-Director

Krewson, Chris Assistant

742

KMBL

chris_kreswson@byu.edu

(801) 422-7265

Monson, Quin Associate

840

KMBL

quin.monson@byu.edu

(801) 422-8017

Civic Engagement Coordinator
Patterson, Kelly Professor

840

KMBL

kelly_patterson@byu.edu

(801) 422-4985

Pope, Jeremy Associate

834

KMBL

jpope@byu.edu

(801) 422-1344

CSEC Co-Director
Wilson, Sven Professor

722

KMBL

sven_wilson@byu.edu

(801) 422- 9018

Department Chair

BYU Republicans Advisor

Comparative Politics

Name Rank Office Contact Position
Christensen, Ray Associate 775
KMBL
Ray_christensen@byu.edu
(801) 422-5133
IR Coordinator
Gubler, Josh Associate 764
KMBL
jgub@byu.edu
(801) 422-2829
Political Review Advisor
Hawkins, Kirk Professor 782
KMBL
Kirk_hawkins@byu.edu
(801) 422-1362
Assoc. Chair
Teaching and Curriculum
Mecham, Quinn Associate 770
KMBL
qmecham@byu.edu
(801) 422-5317
Middle East Studies Coordinator
Nielson, Dan Professor 790
KMBL
Daniel_nielson@byu.edu
(801) 422-3417
Preece, Jessica Associate 732
KMBL
Jessica_preece@byu.edu
(801) 422-3276
Assoc. Chair
Research and Academic Life
Selway, Joel Associate 792
KMBL
Joel_selway@byu.edu
(801) 422-8607

International Relations

Name Rank Office Contact Position
Beesley, Celeste Assistant

730

KMBL

Celeste_beesly@byu.edu

(801) 422-7808

WomanStats Representative
Cooper, Scott Associate

762

KMBL

Scott_cooper@byu.edu

(801) 422- 4053

Sigma Advisor
Hawkins, Darren Professor

832

KMBL

dhawkins@byu.edu

(801) 422-5526

Chair, Ad hoc Committee on Writing in the Discipline
Hyer, Eric Associate

780 KMBL

209 HRCB

Eric_hyer@byu.edu

(801) 422-0364

Asian Studies Coordinator
Nelson, Chad Assistant

752

KMBL

Chad_nelson@byu.edu

(801) 422-3505

Nielson, Dan Professor

790

KMBL

Daniel_nielson@byu.edu

(801) 422-3417

Pack, Tyler Visiting

754

KMBL

Tyler.pack@byu.edu

(801) 422-5237

Stiles, Ken Professor

760 KMB

215 HRCB

Ken_stiles@byu.edu

(801) 422-1352

Political Theory

Name Rank Office Contact Position
Davis, Ryan Assistant 740
KMBL
rwdavis@byu.edu
(801) 422-9080
Young Scholars Workshop Coordinator
Frost, Daniel Visiting 844
KMBL
dfrost@byu.edu
(801) 422-9334
Hancock, Ralph Professor 794
KMBL
ralph_hancock@byu.edu
(801) 422-3302
Tocqueville Club Advisor
Adjunct Faculty
bdavid@byu.edu
POLI 170: Intro to International Politics
Adjunct Faculty
robert_griffiths@byu.edu
POLI 353 Chinese Politics
STAFF
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Krista Mortensen
Department Office Manager
747 KMBL
(801) 422-3422
krista.mortensen@byu.edu

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J. Matthew Clarke
Academic Support Coordinator
783 KMBL
(801) 422-3982
matthew_clarke@byu.edu
Andrew Roberts
Academic Advisor
Read about Andrew here
1041 JFSB
801-422-3541
andrew_roberts@byu.edu
STUDENT OFFICE STAFF
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Drew Jezek
Office Assistant
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Elizabeth Bessey
Office Assistant
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Scott Abbott
Accountant

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