I am an Assistant Professor of Political Science and the Pre-Law Advisor at University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) in San Antonio, TX. My research and teaching subfields of interest are Public Law (Law & Courts) and American Politics.
Prior to coming to UIW, I served in the Pennsylvania Army National Guard, attaining the rank of Sergeant and completing two active-duty tours of Iraq (Ramadi, 2005-2006 and Tallil, 2009).
After deployments, I completed the BA in Political Science at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, minoring in History (2011). I completed the MA and PhD in Political Science (American Politics, Law & Courts) at the Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs of Syracuse University (2013, 2017).
For contact information, please visit the webpage of the Department of Political Science at the University of the Incarnate Word.
Summer 2020 Office Hours
I will be working on research projects, preparing for the Fall 2020 term, and traveling during the summer term. I will not be regularly available during this period.