Gregg Murray

Professor

Gregg Murray

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of Social Sciences

Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of Political Science

Bio

Professor of Political Science in the Department of Social Sciences at Augusta University. Murray is also the Executive Director of the Association for Politics and the Life Sciences And a blogger for Psychology Today. His research focuses on political behavior.

Education

  • Ph.D., Political Science and Government, Other University of Houston, 2003

  • MA, Political Science and Government, General University of Hawaii at Manoa, 1990

  • BA, Political Science and Government, General University of Texas - Austin, 1986

Awards & Honors

  • Fellow Pamplin Center for Social Science Research, 2020

  • Education Innovation Award Office of Faculty Development and Teaching Excellence, 2018

  • 2012-2013 Academic Fellow Foundation for Defense of Democracies, 2012

  • Inductee, full membership Sigma Xi, 2011

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • POLS 1101

    Intro to American Govt
  • SECR 6600

    Research Design for Sec Stds

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Identifying Factors Associated with the Issuance of Coronavirus-Related Stay-at-Home Orders in the Middle East and North Africa Region, 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • An Experimental Examination of Demand-Side Preferences for Female and Male National Leaders , 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Watching eyes and partisan mobilization: A rejoinder to Panagopoulos and van der Linden, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Men in Positions of Power, 2019
    Other
  • Book review of Mismatch: How Our Stone Age Brain Deceives Us Every Day and What We Can Do about It, 2019
    Book Review

Department Service

  • Department of Social Sciences P&T Committee 2021 - 2021

    Role: Committee Member
  • Peer Teaching Evaluation 2021

    Role: Other
  • Department of Social Sciences P&T Committee 2020 - 2020

    Role: Committee Member
  • Fall Graduation 2019

    Role: Attendee, Meeting
  • Department of Social Sciences, Impeachment Panel 2019

    Role: Other

College Service

  • AU Center for Social Science Research 2021 - Present

    Role: Mentor
  • Pamplin Faculty Development/PPIF Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Pamplin Faculty Development/PPIF Committee 2019 - 2020

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Pamplin Marketing Committee 2016 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member
  • Pamplin Arts in the Heart Tent - 2016

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Faculty Activity Reporting Project 2021 - 2022

    Role: Committee Member
  • Georgia Cyber Center 2021

    Role: Session Chair
  • AU Interdisciplinary Research Retreat 2021

    Role: Attendee, Meeting
  • Phi Kappa Phi Conference 2021

    Role: Session Chair
  • AU Division of Communications and Marketing 2021

    Role: Other

Professional Service

  • Politics and the Life Sciences 2019 - Present

    Role: Editor, Journal Editor
  • Northeastern Evolutionary Psychology Society 2018 - Present

    Role: Officer, Other Officer
  • Midwest Political Science Association Mentoring Program (AY 2021-22) 2021 - 2022

    Role: Mentor
  • Northeastern Evolutionary Psychology Society (NEEPS) 2016 - 2021

    Role: Other
  • Journal of Social Psychology - 2021

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article

Public Service

  • Psychology Today Blog (invited) 2011 - Present

    Role: Other
  • US Department of Energy Savannah River Site Citizens Advisory Board 2022 - 2024

    Role: Officer, Other Officer
  • US Department of Energy Savannah River Site Citizens Advisory Board 2018 - 2024

    Role: Board Member
  • US Department of Energy Savannah River Site Citizens Advisory Board 2020 - 2021

    Role: Officer, Other Officer
  • Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) 2016 - 2019

    Role: Member