Faculty Profile

Matthew Eshbaugh-Soha

Title
Chair
Department
Political Science
College
College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

    

Education

PhD, Texas A&M University, 2002.
Major: Political Science
MA, University of Missouri--Columbia, 1998.
Major: Political Science
BA, Miami University, 1994.
Major: Political Science

Current Scheduled Teaching*

PSCI 6950.080, Doctoral Dissertation, Summer 2020
PSCI 6950.080, Doctoral Dissertation, Summer 2020
PSCI 6950.080, Doctoral Dissertation, Summer 2020

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

Previous Scheduled Teaching*

PSCI 6950.751, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2020
PSCI 5950.751, Master's Thesis, Spring 2020
PSCI 4954.001, Research Capstone, Spring 2020
PSCI 6900.708, Special Problems, Spring 2020
PSCI 2305.002, US Political Behavior and Policy, Spring 2020 Syllabus
PSCI 6950.751, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2019
PSCI 5950.080, Master's Thesis, Fall 2019
PSCI 5030.001, Proseminar in American Political Institutions, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
PSCI 4954.001, Research Capstone, Fall 2019
PSCI 4900.711, Special Problems, Fall 2019
PSCI 6950.080, Doctoral Dissertation, Summer 2019
PSCI 6950.080, Doctoral Dissertation, Summer 5W1 2019
PSCI 6950.080, Doctoral Dissertation, Summer 5W2 2019
PSCI 6900.701, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2019
PSCI 6950.751, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2019
PSCI 2315.002, Honors US Political Behavior and Policy, Spring 2019 Syllabus SPOT
PSCI 5950.751, Master's Thesis, Spring 2019
PSCI 4954.001, Research Capstone, Spring 2019
PSCI 6950.751, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2018
PSCI 4954.001, Research Capstone, Fall 2018
PSCI 5050.001, Seminar in American Government and Politics, Fall 2018 SPOT
PSCI 6950.080, Doctoral Dissertation, Summer 5W1 2018
PSCI 4954.001, Research Capstone, Summer 5W1 2018
PSCI 6950.751, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2018
PSCI 5950.751, Master's Thesis, Spring 2018
PSCI 4954.001, Research Capstone, Spring 2018
PSCI 4140.001, The Presidency, Spring 2018 Syllabus SPOT
PSCI 6950.751, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2017
PSCI 5950.080, Master's Thesis, Fall 2017
PSCI 4954.001, Research Capstone, Fall 2017
PSCI 2306.009, US and Texas Constitutions and Institutions, Fall 2017 Syllabus SPOT
PSCI 6950.080, Doctoral Dissertation, Summer 5W1 2017
PSCI 4954.001, Research Capstone, Summer 5W1 2017
PSCI 1040.006, American Government: Laws and Institutions, Spring 2017 Syllabus SPOT
PSCI 6950.751, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2017
PSCI 5950.751, Master's Thesis, Spring 2017
PSCI 4954.001, Research Capstone, Spring 2017
PSCI 6950.751, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2016
PSCI 3160.001, Mass Media in American Politics, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
PSCI 5950.080, Master's Thesis, Fall 2016
PSCI 6950.080, Doctoral Dissertation, Summer 2016
PSCI 6950.080, Doctoral Dissertation, Summer 5W2 2016
PSCI 5950.080, Master's Thesis, Summer 10W 2016
PSCI 5950.080, Master's Thesis, Summer 5W1 2016
PSCI 1050.007, American Government: Process and Policies, Spring 2016 Syllabus SPOT
PSCI 6950.751, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2016
PSCI 4951.001, Honors College Capstone Thesis, Spring 2016
PSCI 5950.751, Master's Thesis, Spring 2016
PSCI 4954.001, Research Capstone, Spring 2016
PSCI 6950.751, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2015
PSCI 4951.002, Honors College Capstone Thesis, Fall 2015
PSCI 5950.080, Master's Thesis, Fall 2015
PSCI 4954.001, Research Capstone, Fall 2015
PSCI 6900.711, Special Problems, Fall 2015
PSCI 4140.001, The Presidency, Fall 2015 Syllabus SPOT
PSCI 1050.001, American Government: Process and Policies, Summer 3W1 2015 Syllabus SPOT
PSCI 1050.005, American Government: Process and Policies, Spring 2015 Syllabus
PSCI 4952.001, Policy Capstone Seminar, Spring 2015 Syllabus
PSCI 1040.006, American Government: Laws and Institutions, Fall 2014 Syllabus
PSCI 5150.001, The American Presidency, Fall 2014
PSCI 1050.001, American Government: Process and Policies, Summer 3W1 2014 Syllabus
PSCI 1050.005, American Government: Process and Policies, Spring 2014 Syllabus
PSCI 4951.001, Honors College Capstone Thesis, Spring 2014
PSCI 3160.001, Mass Media in American Politics, Spring 2014 Syllabus
PSCI 1040.007, American Government: Laws and Institutions, Fall 2013 Syllabus
PSCI 6900.711, Special Problems, Fall 2013
PSCI 1050.001, American Government: Process and Policies, Summer 3W1 2013 Syllabus
PSCI 6930.707, Individual Research, Summer 5W2 2013
PSCI 5900.709, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2013
PSCI 6900.709, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2013
PSCI 4951.001, Honors College Capstone Thesis, Spring 2013
PSCI 1040.007, American Government: Laws and Institutions, Fall 2012 Syllabus
PSCI 1040.803, American Government: Laws and Institutions, Fall 2012 Syllabus
PSCI 4140.001, The Presidency, Fall 2012 Syllabus
PSCI 1050.001, American Government: Process and Policies, Summer 3W1 2012
PSCI 1050.003, American Government: Process and Policies, Spring 2012 Syllabus
PSCI 6900.708, Special Problems, Spring 2012
PSCI 4490.001, Topics in Public Policy, Spring 2012 Syllabus
PSCI 1040.007, American Government: Laws and Institutions, Fall 2011 Syllabus
PSCI 3160.001, Mass Media in American Politics, Fall 2011 Syllabus
PSCI 1050.001, American Government: Process and Policies, Summer 3W1 2011
PSCI 1050.008, American Government: Process and Policies, Spring 2011 Syllabus
PSCI 6900.708, Special Problems, Spring 2011
PSCI 4140.001, The Presidency, Spring 2011 Syllabus
PSCI 1040.003, American Government: Laws and Institutions, Fall 2010 Syllabus
PSCI 5020.001, Proseminar in American Government and Politics, Fall 2010
PSCI 1050.001, American Government: Process and Policies, Summer 3W1 2010
PSCI 1050.008, American Government: Process and Policies, Spring 2010
PSCI 5900.708, Special Problems, Spring 2010
PSCI 4140.001, The Presidency, Spring 2010
PSCI 1040.010, American Government: Laws and Institutions, Fall 2009
PSCI 1050.005, American Government: Process and Policies, Fall 2009
PSCI 1050.001, American Government: Process and Policies, Summer 3W1 2009
PSCI 1050.006, American Government: Process and Policies, Spring 2009
PSCI 5900.701, Special Problems, Spring 2009
PSCI 1040.004, American Government: Laws and Institutions, Fall 2008
PSCI 5020.001, Proseminar in American Government and Politics, Fall 2008
PSCI 1050.001, American Government: Process and Policies, Summer 5W1 2008
PSCI 1050.008, American Government: Process and Policies, Spring 2008
PSCI 6900.708, Special Problems, Spring 2008
PSCI 4140.001, The Presidency, Spring 2008
PSCI 1040.003, American Government: Laws and Institutions, Fall 2007
PSCI 3160.001, Mass Media in American Politics, Fall 2007
PSCI 1040.001, American Government: Laws and Institutions, Summer 5W1 2007
PSCI 4900.708, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2007
PSCI 4900.708, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2007
PSCI 6900.708, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2007
PSCI 1050.005, American Government: Process and Policies, Spring 2007
PSCI 4140.001, The Presidency, Spring 2007
PSCI 1050.003, American Government: Process and Policies, Fall 2006
PSCI 5050.001, Seminar in American Government and Politics, Fall 2006
PSCI 4900.708, Special Problems, Fall 2006
PSCI 1050.001, American Government: Process and Policies, Summer 5W1 2006
PSCI 1040.005, American Government: Laws and Institutions, Spring 2006
PSCI 4140.001, The Presidency, Spring 2006
PSCI 1050.006, American Government: Process and Policies, Fall 2005

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

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Overall
Summative Rating
Challenge and
Engagement Index
Response Rate

out of 5

out of 7
%
of
students responded
  • Overall Summative Rating (median):
    This rating represents the combined responses of students to the four global summative items and is presented to provide an overall index of the class’s quality. Overall summative statements include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 5 = Excellent, 3 = Good, and 1= Very poor):
    • The course as a whole was
    • The course content was
    • The instructor’s contribution to the course was
    • The instructor’s effectiveness in teaching the subject matter was
  • Challenge and Engagement Index:
    This rating combines student responses to several SPOT items relating to how academically challenging students found the course to be and how engaged they were. Challenge and Engagement Index items include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 7 = Much higher, 4 = Average, and 1 = Much lower):
    • Do you expect your grade in this course to be
    • The intellectual challenge presented was
    • The amount of effort you put into this course was
    • The amount of effort to succeed in this course was
    • Your involvement in course (doing assignments, attending classes, etc.) was
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