Matt Pryor

 Matt Pryor

Contact Information

DKH 410A

Office Hours

  • Wednesdays 1:00PM-3:00PM And by Appointment
PhD Student
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Matt Pryor is a doctoral student in Political Science. 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 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
  • American Politics
  • Bio-Politics


  • M.A., The University of Chicago, 2013
  • M.Ed., Arizona State University, 1999
  • B.A., Arizona State University, 1996

Distinctions / Awards

  • 2016: List of TA's Ranked as Outstanding
  • 2017: List of TA's Ranked as Excellent
  • 2018: List of TA's Ranked as Outstanding


  • Political Science 101 Intro. to U.S. Government & Politics