Associate Professor of Political Science with Saint John's University/College of Saint Benedict since 2005. B.A., The University Sydney, Australia, 1990; MLIS, The University of Hawaii at Manoa, 1996; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma, 2006.
SJU Office: Simons 144
Fall 2016 Courses
9:35 am - 10:55 am POLS 111 - Intro to US Politics
11:10 am - 12:30 pm POLS 331 - US Parties & Elections
Analysis of the party system of U.S. elections. Students evaluate how populations are connected to governance through electoral and other processes; specifically, major parties, minor parties, interest groups, media, movements, and campaign organizations. Students investigate and compare the value of a 'two-party' system to one-party and multi-party systems as organizers of government power.
Spring 2017 Courses
10:20 am - 11:15 am POLS 211 - Politics and Political Life
1:50 pm - 3:10 pm POLS 332 - U.S. Congress
(extended time - no Fridays)