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

  • 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
  • A Second Look at Partisanship’s Effect on Receptivity to Social Pressure to Vote , 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

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

  • 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
  • Dissertation Defense: Jessica Ann Faucett (Math), Texas Tech University - 2015

    Role: Other

University Service

  • Phi Kappa Phi Conference 2021

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

    Role: Other
  • AU Library Committee 2019 - 2020

    Role: Committee Member
  • AU Center for Social Science Research 2019

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • Student Life and Engagement: Preparing for the 2020 Election: Local & State Government Awareness Program 2019

    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
  • World Medical & Health Policy - 2021

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article

Public Service

  • US Department of Energy Savannah River Site Citizens Advisory Board 2020 - Present

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

    Role: Board Member
  • Psychology Today Blog (invited) 2011 - Present

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

    Role: Member
  • Richmond County School System 2018

    Role: Other