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Meet the Faculty

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Brian Newman

Professor of Political Science

Division: Social Science Division
Office: Appleby Center (APC) 252
Phone: (310) 506-7953
Fax: (310) 506-7271
E-mail: brian.newman@pepperdine.edu

  • Ph.D., Political Science, Duke University, 2003
  • M.A., Political Science, Duke University, 2000
  • B.A., American Studies, Michigan State University, 1997


  • American People and Politics
  • The Legislative Process
  • Media and Politics
  • The Presidency

Key Awards/Affiliations:

  • Howard A. White teaching award, 2015
  • Frank R. Seaver Professor of Political Science, 2011-2016
  • Posse Mentor
  • Faculty in Residence in Pepperdine's programs in London, Buenos Aires, and Washington, DC
  • Phi Beta Kappa

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