Kevin Evans

Associate Professor

Politics and International Relations

Office: MMC, SIPA 413

Phone: 305-348-2073


Curriculum Vitae


Professor Evans received a B.A. in Political Science from UC-Irvine in 2005 and a Ph.D. in Political Science from UC-Davis in 2011. Evans is an expert on the American presidency and interbranch relations. His research often addresses questions related to conflict and cooperation between the branches of American government and the institutional development of the presidency. His scholarship has been published in American Politics Research, Congress & the Presidency, Political Research Quarterly, Political Science Quarterly, and Presidential Studies Quarterly. Evans’s work and expertise have also been featured in nationally recognized outlets like The Washington Post, Vox, New Republic, and CQ Weekly.

Areas of Expertise

Presidency, Congress and Inter-branch Relations


BA, University of California, Irvine, Political Science, 2005
PhD, University of California, Davis, 2011