Experience

 
 
 
 
 
December 2017 – February 2018
Maryland

Institutional Researcher

University of Maryland

Collected and analyzed data related to the publication and citation rate of Maryland’s political science faculty with special attention paid to the department’s rates compared to other Big10 political science departments.
 
 
 
 
 
December 2016 – February 2017
Maryland

Institutional Researcher

University of Maryland

Collected and analyzed data (1992-2017) related to the graduation rate of Maryland’s political science PhD students and faculty adviser rates.
 
 
 
 
 
January 2015 – Present
Maryland | Washington, D.C.

Teaching Assistant | Research Assistant

University of Maryland

Taught a range of courses from intro government and intro methods to advanced topics in American politics such as parties and political behavior and advanced methods courses such as spatial analysis and redistricting. Also, have helped faculty in the department with data collection, anslysis, and interviewing as a research assistant.

Teaching

I have been the teaching assistant or co-teacher for the following courses at UMD:

  • GVPT170: Intro to American government
  • GVPT200: Intro to Political Science Research & Methods
  • GVPT392: Intro to GIS and Spatial Analysis
  • GVPT373: GIS and Redistricting in American Politics
  • GVPT473: The U.S. Congress
  • GVPT474: Political Parties

Contact

  • nathan.lovin
  • #5143 Tydings Hall, College Park, MD
  • Office hours:
    After class on Tuesdays & Thursdays
    Otherwise by appointment