Nancy Kursman, Ph.D.

LEO Lecturer IV in Political Science; Director, Politics, Policy and Law Internship; Director, Economics Internship; Director, Urban & Regional Studies Internship
College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters
Social Sciences

Teaching Areas:

Political Science, Women's & Gender Studies

Research Areas:

Mental Health Politics, Minority Politics, Voter disenfranchisement

Biography and Education


PhD Institution: Political Science; Rice University, 1986

Teaching and Research

Courses Taught


  • Teaching Interests:¬†American Politics, Women and Politics, Legislative Politics, Research and Analysis
  • Research Interests: Voter disenfranchisement, Minority Politics,¬†Mental Health Politics