Message from the Chair

Dr. Joshua Dunn

The Department of Political Science is a scholarly community of teachers and researchers who strive to be experts in their areas of specialty and who serve the university and community with their knowledge.


The Department provides a comprehensive political science curriculum which:

  • Enables students to understand and write about political and legal questions of governance of global, national, regional, and local significance.
  • Equips its graduates for employment in private enterprise, government, or to pursue advanced degrees.
  • Provides non majors with a fundamental understanding of global, national, regional, and local politics.

Dr. Joshua Dunn