Ward E.Y. Elliott, Ph.D.

Burnet C. Wohlford Professor Of American Political Institutions

Areas of Expertise:
American Constitutionalism, American Politics, Constitutional Law, Economic Incentives, Government and the Environment, Immigration Policy, Population Policy, Representation, Shakespeare Authorship, Smog Policy, Supreme Court, Voting Rights

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Taught government at CMC since 1968. Former President of Coalition for Clean Air, member of smog, transportation task forces. Founder and co-director Claremont Shakespeare Clinic. Emeritus 2014.

A.B., M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University; LL.B., University of Virginia
  • Distinguished Civilian Service Medal, 1973

  • Roy C. Crocker Prize for Merit, Claremont McKenna College, 1984

  • Honorary Member CMC Class of 1974

  • Presidential Award for Merit, Claremont McKenna College, 1999