Fall 2022

Section 3360 of POLS1
Introduction to United States Government -- : Aug 15 - Dec 09 2022
This section is offered fully online.

Summer 2022

Section 8498 of POLS1
Introduction to United States Government -- : Jun 13 - Jul 24 2022
This section is offered fully online.

Section 8557 of POLS1
Introduction to United States Government -- : Jun 13 - Jul 24 2022
This section is offered fully online.

Spring 2022

Section 5773 of POLS1
Introduction to United States Government -- : Jan 19 - May 20 2022
This section is offered fully online.

No office hours

All Classes are Online Asynchronous for Now

Richard Hertz is a political science instructor at SRJC. He is also a Lecturer in Political Science at SSU as well as a public opinion pollster and web app developer. His political fields of expertise include voter engagement and money in politics.

His consultancy has conducted original surveys and developed election and other web apps for many California newspapers, television stations, public, non-profit, and private entities. Through his work with the Sacramento Bee, he is recognized as one of California’s leading experts on campaign finance data.

His government experience includes stints as a California State Senate Elections and Reapportionment Committee Consultant and state agency Communications Director. He also spent 13 seasons in professional baseball working with Major League players and coaches on advanced video and in-game, predictive statistical analysis.

Professional Areas of Interest

America Politics and Government, Media, Money in Politics, Public Opinion and Voter Behavior, Voter Engagement