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Patrick Kenney

pkenney@asu.edu

Dean & Professor
College Of Lib Arts & Sciences
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Mail Code: 6505

(480)965-4222

Bio

Interim Vice Provost and Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences 

Dean of Social Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Director, Institute for Social Science Research

Professor, School of Politics and Global Studies

Patrick J. Kenney is the Interim Vice Provost and Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Dean of Social Sciences in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and the Director of The Institute for Social Science Research.  Patrick Kenney came to ASU in 1986. He received his BA, MAPA, and PhD from the University of Iowa. Professor Kenney has authored and co-authored articles in the American Political Science Review, American Journal of Political Science, the Journal of Politics and several other journals. He has co-authored three books with Kim Fridkin, The Spectacle of U.S. Senate Campaigns (Princeton Press, 1999), No-Holds Barred: Negativity in U.S. Senate Campaigns (Prentice Hall, 2004) and The Changing Face of Representation (University of Michigan Press, 2014). He has received funding from the National Science Foundation.  His research areas are in campaigns, elections, and voting behavior.

 

Courses

Fall 2013

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POS 110 Government and Politics
POS 191 First-Year Seminar

Fall 2012

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POS 191 First-Year Seminar

Summer 2012

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POS 499 Individualized Instruction

Spring 2012

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POS 499 Individualized Instruction

Fall 2011

Courses Taught This Semester
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POS 191 First-Year Seminar
POS 336 Voters in America
POS 499 Individualized Instruction

Summer 2011

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POS 499 Individualized Instruction

Spring 2011

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Course Number Course Title
POS 499 Individualized Instruction

Fall 2010

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
POS 191 First-Year Seminar
POS 499 Individualized Instruction

Summer 2010

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
POS 499 Individualized Instruction

Spring 2010

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
POS 499 Individualized Instruction

Fall 2009

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
POS 336 Voters in America
POS 499 Individualized Instruction

Summer 2009

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
POS 499 Individualized Instruction

Publications and Other Intellectual ContributionsGoogle Scholar

  1. Kim L. Fridkin and Patrick J. Kenney. TheRole of Candidate Traits in Campaigns. Journal of Politics (2011).

  2. Book chapter: Kim L. Fridkin and Patrick J. Kenney. Laboratory Experiments in American Political Behavior. Oxford Handbook of American Elections and Political Behavior. Oxford University Press (2010).

  3. Kim Fridkin, Patrick Kenney, Sarah Gershon, Karen Shafer, Gina Woodall. Capturing the Power of a Campaign Event: The 2004 Presidential Debate in Tempe. Journal of Politics (2007).

  4. Kim Fridkin, Patrick Kenney, Jack Crittendent. On the Margins of Democratic Life: The Impact of Race and Ethnicity on teh Political Engagement of Young People. American Politics Research (2006).

  5. Book chapter: Fridkin, Kim L (Author) ,Kenney, Patrick J (Author) . Campaign Frames: Can Candidates Influence Media Coverage. The Framing of American Politics. University of Pittsburg Press (2005).

  6. Kim Fridkin, Patrick Kenney. Do Negative Messages Work? The Impact of Negativity on Citizen's Evaluations of Candidates. American Politics Research (2004).

  7. Fridkin Kahn, Kim, Kenney, Patrick J. No Holds Bared: Negativity in U.S. Senate Campaigns. Pearson/Prentice Hall (2004).

  8. Book chapter: Seante Exceptionalism. Ohio State University Press (2004).

  9. Book chapter: The Framing of American Politics. University of Pittsburgh Press (2004).

  10. Kim Kahn, Patrick Kenney. The Slant of the News: How Editorial Endorsements Influence Campaign Coverage and Citizen's Views of Candidates. American Political Science Review (2002).

  11. Patrick Kenney, Kim Kahn. The Importance of Issues in Campaigns: An Examination of Citizens' Reception of Issue Messages. Legislative Studies Quarterly (2001).

  12. Kim Fridkin, Patrick Kenney. Examining the Gender Gap in Children's Attitudes Toward Politics. Sex Roles: A Journal of Research

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Presentations

  1. Fridkin, Kim, Kenney, Patrick Do Negative Messages Work: Exploring the Dimensions of Mudslinging. American Political Science Association. (Sep 2006).
  2. Fridkin, Kim, Kenney, Patrick The Power of a Campaign Event: A Multimethodological Examination of th eFinal 2004 Presidential Debate. Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association. (Aug 2005).
  3. Fridkin, Kim, Kenney, Patrick The Impact of Race, Ethnicity and Gender on the Political Engagement of Young People. Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association. (Sep 2004).
  4. Fridkin, Kim, Kenney, Patrick Examining the Development of Civic Engagement Across Cultures and Generations: A First Look. American Political Science Association. (Sep 2003).
  5. Fridkin, Kim, Kenney, Patrick Examining the Influence of Race and Gender on Political Socialization. American Political Science Association. (Sep 2003).
  6. Kahn, Kim, Kenney, Patrick Do Negative Messages Work? The Impact of Niegativity on Citizens' Evaluations of Candiadtes. American Political Science Association. (Sep 2002).

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Research Activity Research Awards

  1. Fridkin,Kim L * , Kenney,Patrick J , . S/C YougovPolimetrix: Superdelegates and Representation in the 2008 Democratic Nomination Campaign. NSF-SES (8/1/2008 - 7/31/2009).

* principal investigator

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Service

  1. Institute of Social Science Research, Director (2010 - present)
  2. School of Politics and Global Studies, Director (2010 - present)
  3. School of Politics and Global Studies, director (2009 - present)
  4. Journals, NSF, Univeristy of Chicago, Reviewer (2010)
  5. Journal of Politics, Editorial Board (2004 - 2007)
  6. CLAS, Chair (2002 - 2007)
  7. CLAS, Chair Department of Political Science (2002 - 2007)
  8. CLAS/Faculty Ambassadors Program, Lecturer (2007)
  9. BIS, Committee Member (2002 - 2006)
  10. Department of Political Science, Chair (2002 - 2006)
  11. Outside Reviewer for tenure, Five Universities (2005)
  12. Reviewer for journals and NSF, reviewer (2005)
  13. American Political Science Review, reviewer (2004)
  14. CLAS, Search Committee for Dean (2004)
  15. Department, Chair (ended 2003)
  16. President's Crow's Community Enrichment Program, Presenter (ended 2003)
  17. Review for Journals and NSF, Referee (ended 2003)

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Curriculum Vitae / Resume

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