MARK BUTTON portrait
  • Associate Instructor, Political Science Department

Professional Service

  • Role: Serve As Associate Editor For The Journal. Entity: Political Studies Associate Editor. 2017 - present
  • American Political Science Association. Role: Panel Chair And Discussant. “Democracy at the Margins,” American Political Science Association Annual Meeting, 2015. 2015 - 2015
  • Western Political Science Association. Role: Panel Chair And Discussant. “Author Meets Critics: Ambition in America: Political Power and the Collapse of Citizenship,” Jeffrey A. Becker, Western Political Science Association, 2015. 2015 - 2015
  • Entity: American Political Science Review Manuscript Review. 2014 - 2015
  • Entity: Political Research Quarterly Executive Editor. 2014 - present
  • Entity: Political Research Quarterly Manuscript Review. 2014 - 2014
  • Role: Scholarly Review. Entity: American Political Science Review Peer Reviewer. 2013 - 2014
  • Role: Scholarly Review. Entity: Religion and Literature Peer Reviewer. 2013 - 2013
  • Role: Scholarly Review. Entity: Social Theory and Practice Peer Reviewer. 2013 - 2013
  • Entity: University of Chicago Press Peer Reviewer. 2012 - 2012
  • Western Political Science Association. Role: Member. Editorial Search Committee, Political Research Quarterly. 2012 - 2013
  • Entity: Penn State University Press Peer Reviewer. 2012 - 2012
  • Entity: Enyclopedia of Political Thought Peer Reviewer. 2012 - 2014
  • Role: Referre. Entity: Social Theory and Practice Peer Reviewer. 2010 - 2010
  • Role: Referee. Entity: Archiv für Geschichte der Philosophie Peer Reviewer. 2010 - 2010
  • Role: Referee. Entity: Palgrave Press Manuscript Review. 2010 - 2010
  • Utah State Office of Education, Professional Development Instructor and Curriculum Consultant. 2004 - 2011

Internal Service

  • Director of Graduate Studies. 2016 - 2016. service.
  • Orson Hall Steering Committee. 2015 - present. service.
  • Chair. 2014 - present. service.
  • CSBS College Council. 2014 - present. service.
  • Department Executive Committee. Member, 2007 - present. service.

Honors & Awards

  • American Council on Education (ACE) Fellows Program Award (deferred). American Council on Education, 2019
  • Educational Network for Active Transformation Fellowship (ENACT). Educational Network for Active Transformation at Brandeis University, 2016

Affiliations

  • Association for Political Theory (APT), Member, 09/01/2007 - present
  • American Political Science Association (APSA), Member, 09/01/2000 - present
  • Western Political Science Assocation (WPSA), Member, 09/01/2000 - present

In the Media

  • American History, Culture and Society Lecture Series, Salt Lake City Public Library, Utah Humanities Council, and KRCL radio. 2018.
  • Trump and the Triumph of Hubris over Democratic Politics,” Oxford University Press Academic: Presidential Politics. Blog Post. 2016.
  • ABC 4 News Interview, 2016 Presidential Primaries . 2016.