Eric Lindgren

Assistant Professor
Department of Political Science

562.907.4200 ext. 4371






Academic History

Ph.D. University of Oregon
M.S. University of Oregon
B.A. San Francisco State University

Academic Interests

American politics, Political parties, Urban politics

Professor Eric Lindgren is an expert in American politics, elections, political parties, the media, methodology, and urban/city politics. Lindgren has extensive methodological training and expertise and looks forward to teaching quantitative methodology classes using STATA, SPSS and/or other statistical analysis software. His publications include an analysis of the effect of term-limits on state legislators, as well as an article that examines the impact of district elections on racial representation in city elections.

Before coming to Whittier College, Lindgren taught at American University and most recently was a Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Redlands.