David Campbell is the program coordinator of the Rule of Law and Governance program at Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, based at the McCain Institute for International Leadership at Arizona State University. In this role, Campbell works jointly with ASU’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, the director of the Rule of Law and Governance Program, and the senior director for Law and National Security.
Prior to joining the McCain Institute, Campbell gained experience as a legal assistant for a juvenile defense attorney in Phoenix, Arizona. Campbell also served as a research intern at the National Defense University in Washington D.C., focusing primarily on strategic leadership and organizational management within the U.S. military. Additionally, as an alumnus of the McCain Institute’s Policy Design Studio, Campbell has developed a familiarity with rule of law and governmental reform efforts in Sub-Saharan Africa, particularly in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Campbell holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science with a concentration in International Politics from Arizona State University. He has also earned certificates in international studies and civic education. Having relocated from Arizona, Campbell now resides in Washington D.C.