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Brian Newman Faculty Profile

Brian Newman

Professor of Political Science
Social Science Division, Seaver College
APC 252


  • PhD, Political Science, Duke University, 2003
  • MA, Political Science, Duke University, 2000
  • BA, American Studies, Michigan State University, 1997


  • 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


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