1050 Union University Dr.
Jackson, TN 38305
Office: PAC J-1
Phone: (731) 661-5237
Fax: (731) 661-5175
Sean Evans is Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Political
Science at Union University. A graduate of Lipscomb University, he completed his M.A.
at the University of Alabama and his Ph.D. at
the University of Colorado.
His expertise is the American National Institutions (Congress, Presidency,
and the Courts) and elections and his research has been published in American
Politics Quarterly, Vital Statistics of American Politics, and the
Encyclopedia of the United States Constitution. He is currently
researching strategic retirement from the House of Representatives and U.S.
Dr. Evans is a member of the American
Political Science Association, Southern
Political Science Association, and the Tennessee Political Science
Association and is a past president of the TPSA. Active in civic
engagement, he speaks to local community groups, writes op-eds for the Jackson
Sun, and provides political analysis for the Jackson Sun, WBBJ, Commercial-Appeal, The Tennessean, and Jackson 24/7. He is also serves as the
pre-law advisor at Union. For more information on pre-law at Union,
please click here.
This Spring, he is teaching Politics and
Government of the U.S. (PSC 211) and the American
During the semester, Dr. Evans can be reached at his office during
business hours. If you need to contact him, please call or email and he
will respond as soon as possible.
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