Instructor - Political Science

Office: 541-737-8207

Bexell Hall

Bexell Hall 100C

2251 SW Campus Way

2251 SW Campus Way
Corvallis, OR 97331
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  • PS 312: Presidential Politics
  • PS 314: Interest Group Politics
  • PS 321: Constitutional Law: Government Powers and Constraints
  • PS 322: Constitutional Law: Civil Rights and Liberties


  • Introduction to Political Thought
  • Political Ideologies
  • Classical Political Thought
  • U.S. Political Thought
  • Race and Gender in American Political Thought
  • Introduction to U.S. Politics
  • State and Local Politics
  • The Presidency
  • The Civil Rights Movement
  • Sports and Politics
  • Gender and Politics

Research Interests

  • Political Theory
  • Democratic Theory
  • Race, Gender and Politics
  • U.S. Politics

Curriculum Vitae


Brief Vita


  • Ph.D., Department of Political Science, University of Oregon, 2012
  • M.S., Department of Political Science, University of Oregon, 2008
  • M.A., College of Arts and Sciences (Department of Political Science), Western Washington University, 2005
  • B.A., College of Arts and Sciences, Western Washington University, 2003


Book Chapters
  • Andersen, Daniel. 2016. “On Teaching About Sex and Gender in Each and Every Political Science Course.” In: Teaching Sex and Gender in Contemporary America. Haltinner and Pilgeram, eds. New York: Springer Press.

  • Andersen, Daniel. 2014. “The HPV Vaccine Controversy” In: Science and Politics: An A to Z Guide to Issues and Controversies. Brent Steele, ed. Thousand Oakes: CQ Press.   

Book Reviews

  • Andersen, Daniel. 2014. “Policing Privilege: Move-In Violence and the Maintenance of Housing Segregation” Review of Hate Thy Neighbor: Move-in Violence and the Persistence of Racial Segregation in America, by Jeannine Bell.  Judicature, vol. 97, no. 6, 299-300.


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Affiliated with: 
School of Public Policy