Dr. Matthew Gunning


Dr. Matthew Gunning

Assistant Professor of Political Science

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Dr. Matthew Gunning has taught courses on Congress, the presidency, political parties, Georgia government, comparative politics, American government and interest groups. He has published works in The Journal of Politics and Social Science History, and written a book chapter on Georgia voting law reforms.

His dissertation explored patterns of roll call voting in southern state legislatures and the Georgia legislature over time. Currently he is working on expanding his research on the Georgia Assembly into a book.

Academic Interests

  • Congress
  • Political parties and elections
  • Georgia and southern politics
  • U.S. presidency
  • Comparative legislatures