Phil Chen

Phil Chen

Assistant Professor

What I do

Assistant Professor of Political Science

Professional Biography

Phil Chen is an assistant professor of political science at the University of Denver. His research examines how race, ethnicity, gender, and other social identities affect public opinion and political behavior in the United States. He teaches classes on race and ethnicity, political psychology, public opinion, political behavior, and misinformation/conspiracy theories.


  • Ph.D., Political Science, University of Minnesota, 2015
  • BA, Political Science, Macalester College, 2006

Professional Affiliations

  • American Political Science Association
  • Midwest Political Science Association