Greg Shaw, Ph.D.
Professor of Political Science
Ph.D., Columbia University, 1998
Greg Shaw teaches courses on public opinion, political psychology, American social policy, Congress, the American presidency, and intellectual history in political science. His research interests include public opinion and polling, American welfare policy, and political psychology. He is the author of The Welfare Debate (Greenwood Press, 2007), a history of welfare policies and the debate surrounding them in the U.S.; The Healthcare Debate (Greenwood Press/ABC-CLIO Publishers, 2010), which analyzes the debate over government involvement in healthcare provision and finance in the U.S.; and The Dysfunctional Politics of the Affordable Care Act (Praeger, 2017), which brings new understanding of lawmakers’ motivations in crafting the legislation.