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David Damore, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair
Department(s): Political Science
Office: WRI-B 225
Mail Code: 5029
Phone: 702-895-5258
Email: david.damore@unlv.edu


David Damore is a Professor of Political Science at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas where he teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in American Politics and Research Methods.  Dr. Damore’s research interests are the study of campaigns and elections and public policy at the state and national levels. 

In addition to his position at UNLV, Dr. Damore is a Nonresident Senior Fellow in the Brookings Institution’s Governance Studies Program, a key vote advisor for Project Vote Smart, and a Senior Analyst at Latino Decisions.  He also regularly comments on Nevada governmental and political issues for local, national, and international media outlets.

Dr. Damore earned his Ph.D. from the University of California, Davis (2000), his M.A. from the University of Georgia (1995), and his B.A. from the University of California, San Diego (1992) all in Political Science.

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Expert Areas: American Politics, Election Campaigns, and Research Methods