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Undergraduate Catalog 2013

Faculty Details for Political Science


Jeffrey Davis
B.A., University of Richmond, 1990; J.D., University of Georgia School of Law, 1994; Ph.D., Georgia State University, 2002


Devin T. Hagerty
B.A., Rutgers University, 1984; M.A.L.D., Fletcher School, Tufts University, 1987; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, 1995
Arthur T. Johnson
B.S.F.S., Georgetown University, 1966; M.A., Syracuse University, 1968; Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo, 1975
George R. LaNoue
B.A., Hanover College, 1959; M.A., Yale University, 1961; Ph.D., 1966
Roy T. Meyers
B.A., Colby College, 1976; M.A., University of Michigan, 1981; Ph.D., 1988
Thomas Schaller
B.A., State University of New York at Oswego, 1989; M.S., Florida State University, 1990; Ph.D., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1997

Associate Professors

Carolyn Forestiere
B.A., College of William & Mary, 1993; M.A., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1997; Ph.D., Emory University, 2004
Brian K. Grodsky
B.A., University of Colorado, 1996; M.A., University of Michigan, 2002; Ph.D., 2006
Cynthia A. Hody
B.A., University of California, 1977; M.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 1979; Ph.D., 1986
Tyson King-Meadows
B.A., North Carolina Central University, 1992; M.A., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1996; Ph.D., 2001

Assistant Professors

Rachael Hinkle
B.A., Huntington University, 2000; J.D., Ohio Northern University College of Law, 2003; M.A., University of Toledo, 2007; Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis, 2013
Laura Hussey
B.A., University of Notre Dame, 2000; M.P.M., University of Maryland, College Park, 2002; M.A., 2005; Ph.D., 2006
Lisa Pace Vetter
B.A., University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 1991; M.A., Fordham University, 1994; Ph.D., Fordham University, 2000


Brigid Starkey
B.A., State University of New York, College at Cortland, 1984; M.A., University of Wyoming, 1987; Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park, 1991

Associate Dean, CAHSS (and Associate Professor)

Cheryl M. Miller
B.A., Lincoln University, 1969; M.C.P., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1971; Ph.D., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1983

Professors Emeriti

Carol Barner-Barry
B.A., Dickinson College, 1960; M.A., Syracuse University, 1964; Ph.D., 1970
Interests: Biology and politics, law, political psychology, Soviet law and government
Harold L. Levy
A.B., The University of Chicago, 1956; J.D., 1959; M.A., 1963; Ph.D., 1972

Research Professor

Nicholas R. Miller
B.A., Harvard University, 1963; M.A., University of California, Berkeley, 1964; Ph.D., 1973

Lecturer and Shady Grove Program Director

Sunil Dasgupta
B.Com., St. Xaviers College, University of Calcutta, 1989; A.M., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1998; Ph.D., 2003