Alex has taught a variety of courses, including: Introduction to American Government, The Presidency, Political Negotiation, Congress, Lobbying, Introduction to Public Administration, State & Local Government, Democracy & Public Administration, and Rhetoric & Academic Research. His teaching interests also include American Political Development, American Political Thought, Public Policy, and Political Theory. 

If you would like copies of any of his syllabi, please email alex-p-smith@uiowa.edu