Assistant Professor, Political Science
Ph.D., Southern Illinois University
B.A., George Fox University
Dr. Daniel Bennett's research is focused on the intersection of American politics, law, and religion. He teaches several political science courses, but especially enjoys Constitutional Law, Religion and Politics, and American Government and Politics.
Dr. Bennett received his B.A. in Political Science from George Fox University in Newberg, Oregon. He worked for a year in the audit and inventory management industry before starting work on his doctorate. He earned his Ph.D. in Political Science from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Illinois, where he wrote his dissertation on the Christian legal movement in the United States.
Dr. Bennett and his wife, Caitlyn, have three children: Henry, Margaret, and James. They live just north of campus on a two acre property, which keeps them plenty busy.