Daniel Tichenor, Department of Political Science

Daniel Tichenor, Philip H. Knight Professor of Social Science, expert in immigration, elections, and politics

Daniel Tichenor

Academic Areas:
Immigration, Elections, Politics

Daniel J. Tichenor is an expert in immigration, elections, the presidency, and the influence of interest groups and social movements on the U.S. government. At the University of Oregon, he is an Andrew Carnegie Fellow, the Philip H. Knight Professor of Social Science, and senior faculty fellow at the Wayne Morse Center for Law and Politics. Dan regularly gives public lectures and has testified and provided expert briefings to Congress on immigration policy and immigrant integration.

tichenor@uoregon.edu | 541-346-4707


Recent Media:
The road to Trump’s noxious nativism on immigration was paved by centrists (The Huffington Post, Nov. 15, 2016)
The right can stop losing on immigration: Here’s what it will take (National Review, Sept. 14, 2016)
CURIOUS: Immigration Law In History (Jefferson Public Radio, Sept. 12, 2016)
America and Immigration: An Uneasy Union (WBEZ Chicago, Sept. 3, 2016)
History warns against alienating ‘aliens’ (Columbia Daily Tribune, July 26, 2016)
Many what-ifs in Donald Trump's plan for migrants (The New York Times, June 17, 2016)
The overwhelming barriers to successful immigration reform (The Atlantic, May 25, 2016)
Fifty years later, the immigration bill that changed America (Newsweek, Sept. 14, 2015)
UO's Tichenor is one of 32 Andrew Carnegie fellows (Around the O, April 22,2015)
Critics say Obama’s immigration plan creates path to citizenship (National Public Radio, Nov. 24, 2014)
Obama alone will decide the immigration debate (BloombergView, July 22, 2014)
Reviving a history of inequality in immigration (The New York Times, Feb. 4, 2014)