Full Time Faculty

Lesley Lavery
David L. Blaney
Tahmina Rahman
  • Tahmina Rahman
  • Visiting Assistant Professor
  • Political Parties, Civil Society, Polarization and populism, Identity Politics
  • 651-696-6573
  • She/Her
Adrienne E. Christiansen
Julie Dolan
Paul Dosh
  • Paul Dosh
  • Associate Professor of Political Science
  • Comparative politics, Latin American politics, urban social movements
  • 651-696-6776
Jeanette Beger
Andrew Latham
  • Andrew Latham
  • Professor of Political Science
  • International relations; regional conflict and security; foreign policy; political thought
  • 651-696-6549
Lisa Mueller
  • Lisa Mueller
  • Associate Professor of Political Science
  • Comparative politics, African politics, behavioral and development economics, and research methods.
  • 651-696-6692
Patrick Schmidt
  • Patrick Schmidt
  • Professor of Political Science, Pre-Law Advisor, and Co-Director of Legal Studies
  • U.S. Supreme Court, Constitutional law, law & society, regulation, corruption and transparency
  • 651-696-6147
Wendy Weber
Michael Zis
  • Michael Zis
  • Senior Instructor of Political Science
  • U.S. politics, institutions, and public policy, urban politics, and American political history
  • 651-696-6536

Affiliated Faculty

Duchess Harris

Professor Emeritus

Franklin Hugh Adler
  • Franklin Hugh Adler
  • G. Theodore Mitau Professor, Political Science (Emeritus)
  • Focuses on political theory and comparative politics, Western Marxism, Frankfurt School, and hermeneutics