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Political Communication Faculty

SOC Faculty

  1. Robert Lehrman, Adjunct Professor

    Bob Lehrman is an adjunct professor of Public Communication. He is a novelist, teacher, and speechwriter for dozens of Democratic political figures including Vice President Al Gore. He’s author of the recently released book The Political Speechwriter… More

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  2. Leonard Steinhorn, Professor

    SOC - School of Communication

    Leonard Steinhorn is a professor of Public Communication and an affiliate professor of History. His expertise includes American politics, culture and media, strategic communication, the presidency, race relations, the 1960s, and recent American histo… More

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    (202) 885-2031

SPA Faculty

  1. Danny Hayes, Faculty Fellow

    SPA - Government

    Danny Hayes is associate professor of political science at George Washington University. He previously held faculty appointments at American University and Syracuse University. He received his Ph.D. in Government in 2006 from the University of Texas … More

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    (202) 885-6263

  2. Jennifer Lawless, Professor

    SPA - Government

    Jennifer L. Lawless graduated from Union College in Schenectady, New York, with a B.A. in political science. She went on to receive an M.A. and Ph.D. in political science from Stanford University. Her research focuses on political ambition, and she i… More

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    (202) 885-6452

  3. Candice Nelson, Professor

    SPA - Government

    Candice J. Nelson is a Professor in the Department of Government and the Academic Director of the Campaign Management Institute. She is an expert on presidential and congressional elections, and also studies voting behavior, campaign finance, and cam… More

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    (202) 885-2338

  4. James Thurber, Distinguished Professor

    SPA - Government

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