Ed Lopez

First Name: 
Ed
Last Name: 
Lopez
Title: 
Associate Faculty
Department: 
Administration
Division: 
School of Humanities
Organization: 
Irvine Valley College

B.A., M.P.A., J.D., Indiana University; LL.M., Georgetown University

Ed Lopez teaches political science.  Previously, he served as a political appointee in the Clinton Administration and as deputy staff director for the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance. He has written a number of published articles on legal, constitutional, and public policy issues.  His work has appeared in academic law journals, like the Journal of Law & Politics and the Berkeley Journal of Employment and Labor Law, as well as in the New Republic and on the op-ed page of USA Today.  In addition to teaching, he serves as a member of the board of trustees of the North Orange County Community College District and as a budget commissioner for the City of Anaheim.