Distinguished Professor & Dean of the Graduate Division
2225 Watkins Hall
Shaun Bowler (Professor) received his Ph.D from Washington University, St. Louis and joined the UCR faculty in 1989. Professor Bowler’s research interests include comparative electoral systems and voting behavior. His work examines the relationship between institutional arrangements and voter choice in a variety of settings ranging from the Republic of Ireland to California’s initiative process. Professor Bowler is the author of Demanding Choices: Opinion Voting and Direct Democracy with Todd Donovan, University of Michigan Press (1998) and has published in the American Political Science Review, American Journal of Political Science, Journal of Politics, and American Politics Quarterly.