Department of Political Science

Faculty in the Department of Political Science

All full-time faculty members hold Doctoral Degrees in Political Science, with specializations in nearly all the major subfields.  Our faculty combine dedication to teaching with the excitement of active scholarship.  We participate in professional conferences and publish with academic presses or scholarly journals or law reviews.

Full Time Faculty

Dr. Brad Clark, Assistant Professor of Political Science

 

Dr. Brad Clark, Assistant Professor of Political Science
Ph.D. Colorado State University (2007)
Major Field: U.S. Environmental Policy        
Minor Fields: American Politics and Public Policy and Administration
Research Interests: Western Water Policy, Environmental Politics and Policy
Curriculum Vitae
clark_b@fortlewis.edu

Dr. Richard (Rick) Foster, Visiting Professor of Political Science

 

Dr. Richard (Rick) Foster, Visiting Professor of Political Science
Ph.D. University of Oklahoma (1974)
Major Fields: U.S. Foreign Policy, Public Policy, and Decision Making
Minor Field: State and Local Politics and Government
Research Interests: Decision Making in Public Organizations, Ethics in Government, U.S. Foreign Policy
Curriculum Vitae
Foster_r@fortlewis.edu

Dr. Yohannes Woldemariam, Assistant Professor of Political Science

 

Dr. Yohannes Woldemariam, Assistant Professor of Political Science
Ph.D. University of Massachusetts-Amherst
Major Field: International Relations
Minor Fields: Comparative Politics and Political
Research Interests: Political Islam, Refugee Issues, Transboundary River Issues
yohannes_w@fortlewis.edu

      

Dr. Michael Dichio, Assistant Professor of Political Science

Ph.D. Cornell University
Major Fields: American Political Institutions, Constitutional Law, U.S. Supreme Court politics, American Political thought, and Western Philosophy
Research Interests: U.S. public law and American political development

http://michaeldichio.com/

madichio@fortlewis.edu