Faculty and Staff

The department offers small classes taught by a dedicated faculty, and a lot of individual attention and advising. Our faculty come from some of the best Political Science PhD programs, and are engaged in ongoing research projects. About half the faculty have extensive field experience studying, teaching, working, and pursuing research in Europe, Latin America, and Asia.​
Professor and Departmental Chair
715-346-4111
CCC 482
Associate Professor
715-346-2439
CCC 474
Associate Lecturer
715-346-4786
CCC 476
Assistant Professor
715-346-4108
CCC 480
Assistant Professor
715-346-4119
CCC 472
Professor
715-346-3130
Professor
715-346-4107
CCC 468
Assistant Professor 

Retired and Emeritus Professors

James Canfield

Title: Professor Emeritus

Richard Christofferson
 
Title: Professor Emeritus
 

Jianwei Wang 

Title: Retired
 

Mark Cates

Professor Cates taught at UWSP from 1963 to 1996. He passed away in Summer 2009.  Mark left a wonderful endowment to the UWSP Political Science Department to fund student scholarships.​