Political Science and Geography Department

Political Science & Geography Department


Reed Davis, Ph.D.

Professor of Political Science
Department of Political Science and Geography
Seattle Pacific University
Seattle, WA 98119
rdavis@spu.edu; 206-281-2395
Office: 4 NIckerson, Suite 200

Reed Davis is a professor of political science at SPU and chair of the Political Science and Geography Department. He received his bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Pennsylvania, and his doctorate from the University of Virginia.

Dr. Davis teaches courses dealing with American politics and political theory.

Political science courses taught by him include:

  • POL 1120 Introduction to Politics
  • POL 3410 Moral Foundations of Democracy
  • POL 3430 The Presidency and Congress
  • POL 3435 Marxism: 20th Century Theory and Practice
  • POL 3450 Politics, Parties, and Interest Groups
  • POL 4000 Public Policy and Administration
  • POL 4642 Theories of the Political System