Our Faculty and Staff


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Paul Franco

Barry N. Wish Professor of Government and Social Studies
Christopher Heurlin headshot

Christopher Heurlin

Associate Professor Government and Asian Studies, Director of Asian Studies Program
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Christian Potholm

DeAlva Stanwood Alexander Professor of Government - on leave for fall semester 2021
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Andrew Rudalevige

Chair of Department of Government and Legal Studies, Thomas Brackett Reed Professor of Government
Allen Springer

Allen Springer

William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Constitutional and International Law and Government
Shana Starobin

Shana Starobin

Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies and Government - on leave for the 2021-22 academic year


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Lynne Atkinson

Academic Department Coordinator for Government and Legal Studies