Government Faculty

Government Faculty

Podlich Family Professor of Government and George R. Roberts Fellow

B.A., Williams College; M.A., Stanford University; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Teaching:

Comparative Politics, International Political Economy, Democratic Transitions, Theories of Ideology, Russian & East European Politics, Comparative Political Economy

Research:

Post-communist Economic Reform, Democratic Institution Building, Corruption and Politics, Ideology and Politics, International Financial Institutions, Political Aspects of Monetary Union

Phone: (909) 607-1491
Associate Professor of Government
Teaching: Ancient and Modern Political Philosophy, Leadership and Statesmanship, American Government, Presidency and Executive Power, Religion and Politics, Ancient Epic Poetry and Greek Tragedy
Research: Liberalism and Religion, Democracy’s Civic Life, Modern Enlightenment Thought, Moral Conflict, Liberal Neutrality, John Rawls. Currently working on a book project: Crisis of the West: End of History, Clash of Civilizations, and the Challenge of Religious Fundamentalism
Phone: (909) 607-3869
Donald C. McKenna Professor of Government and Economics

B.A., University of Michigan; M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Teaching:

Public policy of economic development, natural resources, and the environment

Research:

Economic development and resource policy in developing countries; environmental policy process; policymaking in international organizations; political psychology

Phone: (909) 607-3071
Fletcher Jones Professor of Political Philosophy
A.B., Ph.D., Harvard University
Phone: (909) 607-3232
Associate Professor of Government
Assistant Professor of Government

B.A., Stanford University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Phone: 909-607-0490
Crown Professor of Government and George R. Roberts Fellow

BA, University of Colorado-Boulder; MA and Ph.D., University of Virginia

Teaching:

Introduction to American politics, national public policy, elections, national political institutions

Research:

American elections and public policy, the Reagan presidency

Phone: (909) 607-3382
Associate Professor of Government

B.A., Emory University; M.A. and Ph.D, Harvard University

Teaching:

American Politics, Urban Politics and Policy, Racial and Ethnic Politics, Crime, and Punishment

Research:

African American Politics, Crime and Crime Policy, Identity Politics, Urban Political Theory, Class and Economic Inequality, American Political Development

Phone: 909-607-3868
Deputy General Counsel
Phone: 909-607-0348
Dengler-Dykema Distinguished Professor of Government
A.B., A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University
Phone: (909) 607-3984
Assistant Professor of Government
Phone: (909) 607-3798
Associate Professor of Government

B.A., University of Michigan; M.A., University of Missouri; Ph.D., University of California, Riverside

Teaching:

Organization of Health Care, Inequality and Public Policy, Political and Social Movements, Juvenile Delinquency and Public Policy

Research:

Aging and public policy Politics of health care, Medicare and Social Security; Inequality and the middle class; Occupational structure and workplace trends; The Next American Dream

Phone: (909) 607-3799
Rose Professor of State and Local Government & Director of the Rose Institute

B.A., Pomona College; J.D., Harvard Law School; Ph.D, University of California at Berkeley

Teaching:

American politics; California politics; Constitutional law

Research:

State politics and policy; constitutional law; direct democracy (initiative, referendum, recall); polarization

Phone: (909) 607-7575
Associate Professor of Government

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago; Assistant, Associate Professor, Trinity College; Research Fellow, La Fondation Saint-Simon, Paris, France; Visiting Professor, University of Kiev-Mohyla, Ukraine. (On leave, AY.)

Phone: (909) 607-1950
Professor of Government, Dr. Jules L. Whitehill Professor of Humanism and Ethics
B.A., Yale College, 1966; study in Paris, 1969-1970; Ph.D., Cornell University, 1971. Andrew Dickson White Fellow; Earhart Fellow; Danforth Fellow.
Teaching: Political Philosophy. Freshman Humanities Seminar. Political Economy, Foreign Policy, Rhetoric.
Research: Ancient political philosophy. The relationship of philosophy and history, for example in the case of Tacitus. Political economy. International relations and foreign policy.
Phone: (909) 607-3453
Assistant Professor of Government

B.A., Claremont McKenna College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Teaching:

Introduction to American Politics, American political history, American political institutions, political leadership

Research:

American Political Development, patriotism, 19th century statebuilding

Tom and Margot Pritzker '72 Professor of Government and George R. Roberts Fellow

B.A., Shanghai International Studies University; M.A. and Ph.D, Harvard University

Teaching:

Comparative Politics,Chinese Politics,Democracy in Developing Countries

Research:

Chinese Foreign Policy,Politics of Economic Reform,Political Institutions and Governance in China,Democratization,U.S.-China Relations

Phone: (909) 607-4225
Roy P. Crocker Professor of Politics

B.A., Union College; M.A., M. Phil., Ph.D., Yale University

Teaching:

American politics: Congress, presidency, parties, public policy, media politics, political leadership (Nixon).

Research:

Congress, presidency, political organizations and parties, autism policy, popular culture and mass media.

Phone: (909) 607-4224
Tuohy Associate Professor of Government and Management

B.A., Swarthmore College; Ph.D., Harvard University

Teaching:

American politics, public policy, research methods

Research:

Federalism, budget policy, health policy

Phone: (909) 607-3387
Salvatori Professor of American Constitutionalism

B.A., Concordia College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Teaching:

Constitutional Law, The American Founding, Federalism, Federal Indian Law, Criminal Procedure

Research:

"Currently working on "Samuel Alito and Judicial Minimalism: An Appellate Court Judge on the Supreme Court."

Phone: (909) 210-1543
Professor of Government

B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Teaching:

American Politics, American Culture Wars, Free Speech on Campus

Research:

American Conservatism, Politics of Higher Education, Religion and Politics

Phone: (909) 607-7070
Assistant Professor of Government
Wagener Family Professor of Comparative Politics and George R. Roberts Fellow

B.A. Lady Shri Ram College (New Delhi, India), M.A. JNU (New Delhi, India), M.Phil. JNU, (New Delhi, India); Ph.D Cornell University, USA.

Teaching:

India; South Asia; India's Rise in the Global System; Social Movements; Comparing India and China; Development; Introduction to Comparative Politics

Research:

Comparative Politics; Political Economy of Development; India-China Comparisons; Subnational Development; Federalism; International Organizations; Globalization and Emerging Powers.

Phone: (909) 607-3856
Associate Professor of Government and International Relations

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

Teaching:

International Relations, U.S. Foreign Policy, Security Studies, War

Research:

U.S. foreign policy as related to both military action and anticipated outcomes, balancing behaviors internationally, stability operations

Phone: x73599
Burnet C. Wohlford Professor of American Political Institutions

B.A., University of Utah; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Assistant Professor, Williams College.

Teaching:

American Constitutional Law, Comparative Constitutionalism, American Political Thought and Development

Research:

American Constitutionalism, Constitutional Theory, American Political Thought and Development

Phone: (909) 607-2911
Professor of Government

Ph.D. in Political Science, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, University of Geneva, Switzerland; Course certificate, International Graduate School, University of Stockholm, Sweden; Licence in Political Science, University of Ghent, Belgium; Licence in Diplomatic Science, University of Ghent, Belgium

Phone: (909) 607-8031

Visiting Faculty

Visiting Assistant Professor of Government
Visiting Assistant Professor of Government

M.A., Ph.D. Government, University of Virginia, 2008 B.A. Government, Claremont McKenna College, 1999

Teaching:

Public policy, American citizenship, American democracy, American political parties.

Research:

Public policy, democracy, political parties, American constitutionalism

Phone: (909) 607-6724
Visiting Lecturer of Government

B.A., Pomona College; Knight-Wallace Fellow, University of Michigan (one year); Kiplinger Fellow in Digital Media and Public Policy, Ohio State University (six months)

Phone: (909) 607-9175
Visiting Assistant Professor of Government
Phone: 909-607-3184

Emeritus Faculty

Alice Tweed Tuohy Professor Emeritus of Government and Ethics

B.S., Boston College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Teaching:

Presidency and the Constitution, Crime and public policy, Ethics and American democracy

Research:

Presidency and the Constitution, Capital punishment, Deliberation and democracy

Phone: (909) 607-3989
Philip M. McKenna Professor Emeritus of the Pacific Rim

B.A., M.A., George Washington University; Ph.D., University of Arizona

Teaching:

Mexican Politics, Religion and Politics in Latin America, Civil-Military Relations in Latin America, Comparative Elites

Research:

Survey Research in Democracy in Mexico and the United States, Civil-Military Relations in Mexico, Mexican Leadership and Elites, Mexican Politics, Religion and Politics in Mexico

Phone: (909) 607-4138
Burnet C. Wohlford Professor Emeritus of American Political Institutions

A.B., M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University; LL.B., University of Virginia

Teaching:

Public Law; Public Policy; Shakespeare Authorship; Representation; Population; Transportation; Air Pollution

Research:

Public Law; Public Policy; Shakespeare Authorship; Representation; Population; Transportation; Air Pollution

Phone: (909) 607-3649
CMC President Emerita and Trustee Professor of Legal Studies Emerita
A.B., Mathematics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; J.D., Duke University, LL.D., Claremont McKenna College
W. M. Keck Foundation Professor Emeritus of International Strategic Studies

A.B., A.M. Stanford University; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Research:

International security and general foreign policy issues, including arms control, great power relations, U.S.-European relations, U.S. policy in the Middle East, terrorism.

Bank of America Professor Emeritus of Pacific Basin Studies and Professor of Government
B.A., Seoul National University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles
Roy P. Crocker Professor Emeritus of American History and Politics
A.B., A.M., Ph.D., Stanford University
Teaching: American Constitutional History; Recent American Politics; Introductory U.S. History
Research: War, Foreign Relations, and the U.S. Constitution; the Constitutional History of Race in the United States
Phone: (909) 607-2931
Edward S. Gould Professor Emeritus of Humanities

A.B., Columbia University; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University; Ph.D., Southern California Psychoanalytic Institute

Teaching:

Politics in America, Crises in Presidential Leadership, Law and Literature, Politics and Literature, American Literature, in Claremont Graduate University, Pragmatism: Dewey to the Present, Ethics and Leadership

Research:

Biography, Literature, Psychoanalysis, American Government, Globalism

Phone: (909) 607-3184