Dr. Shauna ShamesShauna Shames
Associate Professor
Phone: (856) 225-2974
Email: shauna.shames@rutgers.edu
Website: www.shaunashames.com
Vita (Shames CV May 2020)


  • Ph.D., Harvard University (Government)
  • B.A., Harvard University (Social Studies, Women’s Studies)


  • At the undergraduate level I teach Political Science courses in American Politics and our Theory/Methods category, including the American Presidency, the Politics of Minority Groups, Dystopian Government, Political Methodology, and Quantitative Methods in Political Science. Previously, I have taught undergraduate courses in women & politics, freshman writing, identity politics, race & ethnicity, public policy, and futuristic fiction.

Research and Publications