David Damore


Dr. David Damore is a Senior Analyst at Latino Decisions. He is Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and a Senior Nonresident Fellow in the Brookings Institution’s Governance Studies Program. Dr. Damore received his PhD. in Political Science from the University of California, Davis in 2000.

He teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in research methods and American Politics, and is developing curriculum for the Brookings Public Policy Minor offered at UNLV. During the 2012 election he began working with Latino Decisions.

Dr. Damore's research focuses on elections and policymaking at the state and national levels, and has been published in academic venues such as The Journal of Politics, Political Research Quarterly, Political Behavior, and State Politics and Policy Quarterly. He frequently provides commentary on Nevada government and politics for local, national, and international media outlets.