Christine Pappas
Christine Pappas
Horace Mann
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Dr. Christine Pappas is Chair and professor of Political Science and Legal Studies in the Department of Law, Politics and Society. She earned her BA, MA and PhD at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and her JD at the University of Nebraska College of Law. She teaches Political Science Research Methods, Constitutional Law, Women in Politics, Tribal Politics and other classes. Her preferred pronouns are she/her. She prefers to be reached by email at

Department - Position

  • Department of Politics, Law and Society - Professor and Department Chair
  • Water Resource Policy and Management - Director
  • Native American Legal Clinic - Director