Chair, Associate Professor, and Coordinator of the Presidential Studies Minor
Ph.D., B.A., University of Texas-Austin
Fields: American Politics, Methodology, Public Opinion and Voting Behavior, International Relations
Joel E. Anderson
Chancellor and Professor
Ph.D., University of Michigan; M.A., American University; B.A., Harding University.
Fields: International Relations and American Government.
Ann Bennett Clemmer
M.A., B.A., Arkansas State University.
Field: American Government & Politics.
Ph.D., M.A., University of California, Irvine; B.A., Indiana University, Bloomington
Fields: Comparative Politics, Electoral Systems, Political Behavior, Political Parties, Advanced Industrial Democracies, Research Methods.
Ph.D., M.A., University of California Santa Barbara; B.A. California State University Channel Islands
Fields: International Relations, American Foreign Policy, Religion and Politics, and American Politics.
Office Phone: 569-8787
Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Success and Professor
Ph.D., M.A., B.A., Purdue University.
Fields: Political Theory and Philosophy, American Politics, and Comparative Politics.
Ph.D., M.A., University of Pittsburgh; B.A., Randolph Macon Woman’s College.
Fields: International & Foreign Affairs, and American Government.
Ph.D., M.A., University of Colorado at Boulder; B.A., Marquette University.
Fields: International Relations, Comparative Politics, Human Rights & Transitional Justice, and Conflict Studies.
Calvin R. Ledbetter, Jr.
Ph.D., Northwestern University; J.D., University of Arkansas; B.A., Princeton University.
Fields: Arkansas Government & Politics, the American Presidency, American Politics, and Comparative Government.
Ph.D., University of Kansas; M.A., B.A., University of Colorado-Boulder.
Fields: Constitutional Law, American National Government, and Public Administration.
Ph.D., M. A., Brown University; B.S., Bryant College.
Fields: American Government, Arkansas Politics, and Constitutional Law.