Comparative Politics

Research on the nature and working of political frameworks around the world by investigating similarities and differences in political institutions, behavior, and policy around the world.

Professor, Political Science
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615 Locust Street
Paul, Hannah 2022
Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street
Stegmaier, Mary 2022
Vice Provost for International Programs, Director of the International Center & Associate Professor
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N52 Memorial Union
Williams, Laron 2022
Professor and Director of PhD Programs
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615 Locust Street
Gender, Race, and Ethnic Policy and Politics

Research on the relationship between gender, race, ethnicity and phenomena in politics and public policy.

Mark
Senior Research Analyst
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137B Middlebush Hall
Jake
Associate Professor
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615 Locust Street
Lael
Director of Truman School of Government and Public Affairs
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615 Locust Street
Bowtie Man
Postdoctoral Fellow, Assistant Professor (starting Fall 2023)
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615 Locust Street
Paul, Hannah 2022
Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street
Global Policy and Governance

Research on the creation of global public goods such as peace and security, justice and mediation systems for conflict, functioning markets, and unified standards for trade and industry.  Global policies aim to improve lives across the globe and reduce the likelihood and impact of any event that reduces the health, welfare, and security of people around the globe.

Associate Professor
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615 Locust Street
Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street
phone
573-882-0090
Dean of the College of Arts & Science
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317 Lowry Hall
Vice Provost for International Programs, Director of the International Center & Associate Professor
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N52 Memorial Union
Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street
phone
573-884-5158
International Relations
Heather
Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street
phone
573-882-0090
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Associate Professor
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615 Locust Street
Quackenbush, Stephen 2022
Director of MA in Defense and Strategic Studies, Associate Professor
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615 Locust Street
Reeder, Bryce 2022
Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street
phone
(573) 882-0056
Williams, Laron 2022
Professor and Director of PhD Programs
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615 Locust Street
Political Behavior

Research on the way people think, feel, and act, regarding politics and policy, including voting and elections, public opinion, political knowledge, political protest, and political mobilization.

Jake
Associate Professor
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615 Locust Street
Paul, Hannah 2022
Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street
Reeder, Bryce 2022
Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street
phone
(573) 882-0056
Stegmaier, Mary 2022
Vice Provost for International Programs, Director of the International Center & Associate Professor
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N52 Memorial Union
Williams, Laron 2022
Professor and Director of PhD Programs
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615 Locust Street
Political Economy and Development

Research on the relationship between politics, economic systems, and institutions to understand markets, poverty, welfare, inequality, taxation, economic growth, and government regimes.

Heather
Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street
phone
573-882-0090
Professor, Political Science
location_on
615 Locust Street
Stegmaier, Mary 2022
Vice Provost for International Programs, Director of the International Center & Associate Professor
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N52 Memorial Union
Williams, Laron 2022
Professor and Director of PhD Programs
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615 Locust Street
Political Institutions

Research on how rules and practices guide and constrain political choices and activities.  Researchers in this area focus on legislative, executive, and judicial institutions at all levels of government both domestically and internationally.

Heather
Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street
phone
573-882-0090
Lael
Director of Truman School of Government and Public Affairs
location_on
615 Locust Street
Bowtie Man
Postdoctoral Fellow, Assistant Professor (starting Fall 2023)
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615 Locust Street
Professor
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615 Locust Street
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Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street Office E314
Political Thought

Research on the meaning and historical development of concepts of power, justice, rights, law, and other issues related to governance.

Program Evaluation and Policy Analysis

The assessment of whether public policies and programs are meeting their objectives, as well as identifying which policy options are most efficient and feasible in solving problems.

Professor of Practice
Irma
Associate Professor
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615 Locust Street
Mark
Senior Research Analyst
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137B Middlebush Hall
Associate Professor, Education Leadership and Policy Analysis
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202 Hill Hall
Professor, Statistics
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134F Middlebush Hall
MPH, PhD, FACE. Associate Professor, Health Management and Informatics, 2014 Baldridge Executive Fellow
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CE717 CS&E Building, One Hospital Drive
Kisida, Brian 2022
Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street
Professor, Economics and Truman School
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615 Locust Street
Assistant Professor, Human Development & Family Science Office
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401 Gentry Hall
Director, Center for Family Policy & Research
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1400 Rock Quarry Road, Q107
Miller, Kathy 2022
Director of Academic Programs and MA in Public Affairs, Associate Teaching Professor
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615 Locust Street
Chancellor's Professor, Economics and Truman School
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615 Locust Street
phone
573-882-6427
Assistant Research Professor, Economics
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615 Locust Street
Associate Professor, School of Social Work
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719 Clark Hall
Senior Research Analyst
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137B Middlebush Hall
Assistant Professor, Economics and Truman School
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615 Locust Street
Associate Professor Director of SSW PhD Studies Associate Director, Missouri Prevention Center
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718 Clark Hall
Isidor Loeb Professor of Law, School of Law
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203 Hulston Hall
Public Administration

Research on the implementation of public policy and the role of public and non-profit organizations in ensuring accountability, responsiveness, efficiency, and social equity in the administration of public policy. 

 

 

PhD Student
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615 Locust Street
Mark
Senior Research Analyst
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137B Middlebush Hall
Lael
Director of Truman School of Government and Public Affairs
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615 Locust Street
Professor of Practice
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615 Locust Street, E306
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Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street Office E314
Wang, Weijie 2022
Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street
phone
573-884-5158
Public and Non-Profit Management

Research on improving the management and leadership of public and non-profit organizations to meet public demands and solve problems.

Professor of Practice
Mark
Senior Research Analyst
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137B Middlebush Hall
Professor of Practice
Angie
AssociateTeaching Professor
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615 Locust Street
Lael
Director of Truman School of Government and Public Affairs
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615 Locust Street
Professor of Practice
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615 Locust Street, E306
Assistant Professor, University of Missouri Extension
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210 Whitten Hall
Professor of Practice
Professor of Practice
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Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street Office E314
Isidor Loeb Professor of Law, School of Law
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203 Hulston Hall
Wang, Weijie 2022
Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street
phone
573-884-5158
Public Policy

Research on public efforts to solve problems, which focuses on how policy is created, how it is designed, and its impact.

PhD Student
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615 Locust Street
Associate Professor, Health Sciences and TSGPA
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304 Clark Hall
Associate Professor
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615 Locust Street
Director of Truman School of Government and Public Affairs
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615 Locust Street
Professor, Economics and Truman School
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615 Locust Street
Professor of Practice
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615 Locust Street, E306
Chancellor's Professor, Economics and Truman School
location_on
615 Locust Street
Assistant Professor, Economics and Truman School
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615 Locust Street
Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street Office E314
Research Methods

Research on how to design effective methodologies and research designs to study social and political phenomena.

Altman
Associate Professor, Health Sciences and TSGPA
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304 Clark Hall
Heather
Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street
phone
573-882-0090
Professor, Political Science
location_on
615 Locust Street
Chancellor's Professor, Economics and Truman School
location_on
615 Locust Street
phone
573-882-6427
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Associate Professor
location_on
615 Locust Street
Paul, Hannah 2022
Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street
Quackenbush, Stephen 2022
Director of MA in Defense and Strategic Studies, Associate Professor
location_on
615 Locust Street
Reeder, Bryce 2022
Assistant Professor
location_on
615 Locust Street
phone
(573) 882-0056
Williams, Laron 2022
Professor and Director of PhD Programs
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615 Locust Street
State and Local Politics, Policy, and Management

Research on political institutions, elections, governance, policy, and management of state and local governments including states, cities, counties, and special districts in the United States, as well as sub-national governments in other countries.

Professor of Practice
Professor, Education Leadership and Policy Analysis
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301C Hill Hall
MPH, PhD, FACE. Associate Professor, Health Management and Informatics, 2014 Baldridge Executive Fellow
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CE717 CS&E Building, One Hospital Drive
Lael
Director of Truman School of Government and Public Affairs
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615 Locust Street
Bowtie Man
Postdoctoral Fellow, Assistant Professor (starting Fall 2023)
location_on
615 Locust Street
Professor of Practice
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615 Locust Street, E306
Miller, Kathy 2022
Director of Academic Programs and MA in Public Affairs, Associate Teaching Professor
location_on
615 Locust Street
Associate Professor, School of Social Work
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719 Clark Hall
Assistant Professor, University of Missouri Extension
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210 Whitten Hall
Professor
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615 Locust Street
Professor of Practice
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Assistant Professor
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615 Locust Street Office E314
Isidor Loeb Professor of Law, School of Law
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203 Hulston Hall
Associate Professor Emeritus of Political Science, Instructor, MU Asian Affairs Center
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615 Locust Street