Politics & Government Faculty

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Professor; Politics & Government Department Chair
Jules Boykoff is a former professional and Olympic soccer player, teaches on politics and dissent, and is an international expert in sports politics.
Associate Professor; Director of Political Outreach - Tom McCall Center for Civic Engagement.

Jim Moore teaches a variety of international classes at Pacific University, as well as courses in state and local politics, in which he is a noted expert.

Professor Emeritus

Jeff Seward is a former political reporter and documentarian who now teaches in Politics & Government.

Assistant Professor

Paul Snell is an assistant professor of Politics and Government at Pacific University. Prior to Paul's arrival at Pacific, he taught fourth grade in the Las Vegas Valley as a Teach for America corps member. His research is on the foundations of political science and has taught a variety of courses in American Politics and Political Theory including race, gender, sexuality and politics, Democratic Theory.