Robert X. Browning
// Political Science
Director of C-SPAN Archives // Communication
Director of C-SPAN Center for Scholarship & Engagement // Communication
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.A. University of Wisconsin-Madison
B.S. Marquette University
Robert X Browning teaches courses on the U.S. Congress and media and politics. He serves as Director of the C-SPAN Archives, located in the Purdue Research Park. He continues to direct the campus research and educational access to the C-SPAN collection. His current research focuses on floor behavior in Congress and comparison of broadcast and cable coverage of public affairs. His most recent books include an edited collection on research, teaching, and engagement using the C-SPAN Archives and an electronic video text on the U.S. Congress. The C-SPAN Archives won a George Foster Peabody Award in 2010 for excellence in communication. Dr. Browning's specializations include American Politics and Public Policy/Public Administration.