Matthew Escover
Political Science
Aptos Campus/Online

Dr. Matthew Escover is a member of the Political Science Department faculty. He has taught at the college over 25 years. He has taught at US and Comparative Government at Cabrillo College. He also has taught at US Government in the past at other institutions. Additionally, he has taught educational leadership at University of San Francisco with a focus on community college leadership.


University of San Francisco, Ed.D. Organization and Leadership, 2007

San Jose State University, M.A. Political Science, 1982

San Jose State University, B.A. with Honors, Political Science, 1979

Gavilan College, A.A. with Honors, Social Science, 1977

Dissertation: Shared Governance at Gavilan College, 2007

Publications: Creating Collaborative Leadership and Shared Governance at a California Community College, 2008