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David Canon

David Canon

Expert on U.S. Congress, legislative redistricting, and racial representation.

Professor, political science College of Letters and Science Work: 608-263-2283 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • U.S. Congress
  • Legislative redistricting
  • Racial representation


  • Co-editor, Legislative Studies Quarterly
  • Author, three scholarly books, including the award-winning "Race, Redistricting, and Representation," numerous journal articles and book chapters.
  • Author, "American Politics Today," an American government textbook
  • Winner, 2008 Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award.
  • Co-editor, 13 books on readings in American government.