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Eliot Dickinson

Professor, Political Science

(503) 838-8835 | dickinse@wou.edu | HSS 221 | MW 1-3, T 2-3by appointment

Dr. Dickinson earned B.A. degrees in political science and German from Washington State University in 1994, M.A. degrees in political science and German from Bowling Green State University in 1999, and a Ph.D. in political science from Purdue University in 2004. He teaches courses in comparative politics, with an emphasis on Peace Studies and politics in South Africa, Austria and Germany.

His publications include Copts in Michigan (Michigan State University Press, 2008) and Globalization and Migration: A World in Motion (Rowman and Littlefield, 2017), as well as a number of articles and book chapters on South African politics, Austrian politics, and German immigration policy.

B.A., 1994, Washington State University | M.A., 1999, Bowling Green State University | Ph.D., 2004, Purdue University

Dr. Dickinson’s Course Offerings:
Winter 2019
Course #
Course Name
20496 PS 204D Governments of the World 12:00 – 1:50 TR HSS 110A
21521 PS 441 Causes of Peace 10:00- 11:50 TR HWC 203
21522 PS 451 Political theory: PL 10:00- 11:50 MW OPE 203
Sharyne Ryals, Administrative Assistant

Division of Social Sciences 

503-838-8288 | or e-mail: ryalss@wou.edu Location: HSS 231