Travis N. Taylor

  • Ph.D. Student
  • Teaching Assistant
  • Political Science
1606 Patterson Office Tower
Other Affiliations:
  • American Policital Science Association
  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • American Association of Political Consultants
  • Academy of Political Science
  • Midwest Political Science Association
  • Southern Political Science Association
Research Interests:
Office Hours - FA17

Friday 10:00-10:50 a.m. & 12:00-12:50 p.m.

Education

The George Washington University, MPS Political Management (2014)
University of Louisiana at Lafayette, BA Political Science (2010)

Biography

Travis N. Taylor is a second-year Ph.D. student in political science at the University of Kentucky majoring in American Political Behavior. His primary scholarly interests are in American campaigns, especially campaigns for state and local offices, American elections, and the political consultancy. Additionally, he is a teaching assistant (with Dr. Stephen Voss) for Fall 2017 in PS101 (American Government).

In 2017, Taylor was named a Minority Fellow by the American Political Science Association, an award that was covered by the University of Kentucky Public Relations and Marketing.

Prior to coming to UK, Taylor was a successful political consultant, amassing a nearly 70 percent win record, and taught graduate level courses in political campaign management as an Instructor of Applied Politics at New York University.

Taylor holds a Master's Degree in Political Management from the George Washington University's Graduate School of Political Management in Washington, DC, and a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

Taylor lives with his wife and toddler son and their two Boxers in Lexington.

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