Missouri State University
Department of Political Science
Faculty and Staff

Kevin Pybas
University Pre-Law Advisor


Education:       "I have what passes for an education in this day and time, but I am not deceived by it." ~ Flannery O'Connor

  • Ph.D. University of Georgia                                                 

  • J.D. The University of Tulsa

  • B.S. Oklahoma State University

Mailing Address:

Department of Political Science
Missouri State University

901 South National Avenue
Springfield, MO 65897


Office Phone: (417) 836-5851
Fax: (417) 836-6655

E-mail: KevinPybas@Missouristate.edu

Office Location:

Strong Hall 318

Research Interests:

Professor Pybas' research interests focus on issues of law and religion and civic education.  His work has appeared in Justice System Journal (co-authored), Perspectives on Political Science, Valparaiso University Law Review, Cumberland Law Review, and University of Detroit Mercy Law Review.  He is also a contributor to the Encyclopedia of American Civil Rights and Liberties and contributed a chapter to Faith, Morality, and Civil Society.  He was a post-doctoral fellow at Liberty Fund.

Teaching Responsibilities:

Spring 2011:   

PLS 101 American Democracy and Citizenship

PLS 517 Constitutional Law II: Liberties and Rights

PLS 518 Constitutional Politics