William Eubank, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Areas of Interest: Research Methods, Judicial Process and Constitutional Law, Voting Behavior and Parties, Public Choice.

Education

Ph.D., University of Oregon, Political Science, 1978
M.A., University of Houston, Political Science, 1969
B.S., University of Houston, Political Science, 1967

Research

Bill Eubank was educated at the Universities of Houston (B.S., '67 M.A. '69) and Oregon (Ph.D.'78) in Political Science.  While at Oregon he worked for the Center for Advanced Study of Educational Administration, Oregon Research Institute and the Institute for Policy Analysis, as a evaluation designer/analyst constructing scales, tests,  and surveys assessing topics such as psychological, reliability and validity  scales, educational assessment, and juvenile justice.

He worked briefly at California State University and Washingtion State University before taking a job at  the University of Nevada. There, he has taught courses in Consitutional Law, Rights and Liberties, Political Parties Elections and Voting, Judical Process, Public Opinion and Political Psychology, undergraduate and graduate courses in research methods, and graduate classes in American Politics, Parties Elections and Voting, and the History of Political Science. He is presently, in the Spring of 2011, teaching an experimental course on Public Pollicy and Aging, and is designing two other courses on Educational and Health Policy.

An experimentalist, he likes working on and possibly solving problems. He and co-authors have presented or published papers in topics such as computer algorithms, statistics, elections and voting, legislative coalitions andpolitical violence. He is presently, Spring 2011, teaching an experimental course on Public Pollicy and Aging, and is designing two other courses one on Educational Policy and the other on and Health Policy.

Contact

William Eubank, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
(775) 682-7761