Dr. David Canon

Email: dcanon@polisci.wisc.edu

Dr. David Canon is a professor in the department of political science at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. He is a recipient of the 2008 Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award and is co-editor of Legislative Studies Quarterly. He has authored three scholarly books, including the award-winning Race, Redistricting, and Representation, and has published numerous journal articles and book chapters including an introductory American government textbook, now in its third edition. Over the course of his 26 years as an educator, he has taught Introduction to American Politics to more than 10,000 students.