Matt Pryor

 Matt Pryor

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DKH 410A
Graduate Teaching Assistant
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Matt Pryor is a doctoral student in Political Science . He expects to receive his Ph.D. in American Politics in the spring of 2021. He has previously earned a B.A. in Secondary Education Social Studies, and a M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from Arizona State University. He also holds an M.A. in Political Science from the University of Chicago.  Matt also has 17 years’ experience in education, including teaching AP U.S. History, Honors U.S. Government, Honors American Studies, and English. Matt has also served as a faculty member in the College of Education at Arizona State University, and has been an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Political Science at Rio Salado College. His current teaching and research interests include political institutions, political behavior, personality and attitude formation, and constitutional law. 

Research Interests

  • Personality
  • Political Discussion
  • Persuasion


  • The University of Chicago
  • Arizona State University