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Eliot Dickinson

Professor, Political Science

(503) 838-8835 | dickinse@wou.edu | HSS 221 | MTWRF 2-3, & by 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

Office Hours: MTWRF 2-3, & by appointment

Dr. Dickinson’s Course Offerings:
Spring 2018
Course #
Course Name
30900 PS 204D Governments of the World 1000-1150 TR HSS 332
30902 PS 375 Scope/Methods Political Sci 1230-1350 TR NS 103
30904 PS 452 Political Theory: Marx-Habermas 1300-1350 MWF HSS 111
Sharyne Ryals, Administrative Assistant

Division of Social Sciences 

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