Dr. James P. Nelson

James Nelson 2018

Associate Professor, Department of Political Science
Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Ph.D., The Florida State University


  • Specializes in American Politics, Political Behavior and Public Policy
  • Author or co-author of several articles in refereed journals
  • Reviewer for American Politics Research (peer-reviewed journal)
  • Department Representative to the Faculty Senate since Fall 2014
    Co-Author of Texas Constitution: The People, History, and Government of the Lone Star State. With Terri Davis