Evan Charney

Evan Charney

Associate Professor of the Practice of Political Science

External Address: 
250 Rubenstein Hall, Durham, NC 27708
Internal Office Address: 
Box 90239, Durham, NC 27708-0239
(919) 613-9213
American Politics, Political Theory


  • Ph.D., Harvard University 2000
  • M.A., Harvard University 1996
  • M.A., Harvard University 1993
  • B.A., CUNY Hunter College 1987

Charney, E. “Genetics and the Life Course.” Emerging Trends in the Social and Behavioral Sciences, John Wiley & Sons, 2015. Open Access Copy

Charney, Evan. “Genes, behavior, and behavior genetics..” Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews. Cognitive Science, vol. 8, no. 1–2, Jan. 2017. Epmc, doi:10.1002/wcs.1405. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charney, Evan. “Liberal bias and the five-factor model..” The Behavioral and Brain Sciences, vol. 38, Jan. 2015. Epmc, doi:10.1017/s0140525x14001174. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charney, Evan. “Conservatives, liberals, and "the negative"..” The Behavioral and Brain Sciences, vol. 37, no. 3, June 2014, pp. 310–11. Epmc, doi:10.1017/s0140525x13002549. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charney, Evan. “Can tasks be inherently boring?.” The Behavioral and Brain Sciences, vol. 36, no. 6, Dec. 2013. Epmc, doi:10.1017/s0140525x13000964. Full Text Open Access Copy

Alford, C. Fred. “Politics and Biology.” Perspectives on Politics, vol. 11, no. 2, Cambridge University Press (CUP), June 2013, pp. 549–51. Crossref, doi:10.1017/s1537592713000182. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charney, E., and W. English. “Genopolitics and the science of genetics.” American Political Science Review, vol. 107, no. 2, Jan. 2013, pp. 382–95. Scopus, doi:10.1017/S0003055413000099. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charney, Evan. “Cytoplasmic inheritance redux..” Advances in Child Development and Behavior, vol. 44, Jan. 2013, pp. 225–55. Epmc, doi:10.1016/b978-0-12-397947-6.00008-8. Full Text Open Access Copy

Charney, E. “Behavior Genetics and Post Genomics.” Behavioral and Brain Sciences, vol. 35, no. 6, Dec. 2012, pp. 1–80. Open Access Copy

Chamey, Evan, and William English. “The voting gene..” Scientific American, vol. 307, no. 5, Nov. 2012.

Charney, E. “Humans, fruit flies, and automatons.” Behavioral and Brain Sciences, vol. 35, no. 5, Oct. 2012, pp. 381–410. Scopus, doi:10.1017/S0140525X12001501. Full Text