Douglas Hume, JD

Associate Professor of Political Science and Pre-Law Advisor

Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 2552
Alternate: (626) 815-3843
Fax: (626) 815-3868
Office Location: Ronald Building, Room 124
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Douglas R. Hume, JD, focuses his teaching on the areas of legal studies, constitutional law, and American politics. His primary research interests include the American founding, constitutional issues involving religious liberties and freedoms, and the interaction between faith and political participation. Hume also serves as the campus pre-law advisor and strives for a vibrant, interactive learning environment for students.


  • JD, Pepperdine University
  • BA, Azusa Pacific University


  • Member of California Bar
  • Admitted to practice before all courts in the State of California

Academic Area

  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
    • Department of History and Political Science


  • Constitutional Law
  • Legal Studies

Courses Taught

  • GE 100 – First Year Seminar
  • POLI 150 – American Government
  • POLI 250 - Introduction to Criminal Law
  • POLI 260 – Introduction to Legal Transactions
  • POLI 350 – Constitutional Law: Fundamental Freedoms
  • POLI 352 – Constitutional Law: National Powers
  • POLI 353 – Seminar on Legal Studies
  • POLI 415 – The Federal Judiciary
  • POLI 496 – Senior Seminar: Religion and Politics

Office Hours

Mondays and Wednesdays, 9-10:30 a.m.

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