Political Science Faculty

Amrita Basu

Amrita Basu

Domenic J. Paino 1955 Professor of Political Science, and Sexuality, Women's and Gender Studies; Chair of Sexuality, Women's and Gender Studies

413-542-2942 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Cooper House Room 301
Kristin Bumiller

Kristin Bumiller

George Daniel Olds Professor of Economic and Social Institutions

413-542-5804 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Cooper House Room 308
Javier Corrales

Javier Corrales

Dwight W. Morrow 1895 Professor of Political Science (On Leave 1/1/2022 - 6/30/2022)

413-542-2164 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Clark House Room 105
Thomas L. Dumm

Thomas L. Dumm

William H. Hastie '25 Professor of Political Science

413-542-2349 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Clark House Room 104
Freke Ette

Freke Ette

Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science and Consortium for Faculty Diversity Post-Doctoral Fellow

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu
Jared Loggins

Jared Loggins

Postdoctoral Fellow and Visiting Assistant Professor of Black Studies and Political Science

413-542-5518 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Cooper House Room 304
Pavel Machala

Pavel Machala

Aliki Perroti and Seth Frank '55 Professor of International Relations

413-542-2095 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Clark House Room 201
Eleonora Mattiacci

Eleonora Mattiacci

Assistant Professor of Political Science (On Leave 1/1/2022 - 6/30/2022)

413-542-5833 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Morgan Hall Room 304
Jonathan M. Obert

Jonathan M. Obert

Associate Professor of Political Science (On Leave 1/1/2022 - 6/30/2022)

413-542-5834 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Keefe Health Center Room 201
Ruxandra Paul

Ruxandra Paul

Assistant Professor of Political Science

413-542-5909 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Morgan Hall Room 300
Manuela Picq

Manuela Picq

Karl Loewenstein Fellow and Visiting Associate Professor of Political Science

413-542-2318 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Frost Library Room 202
Kerry E. Ratigan

Kerry E. Ratigan

Assistant Professor of Political Science

413-542-5610 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Clark House Room 203
Gustavo Salcedo

Gustavo Salcedo

Karl Loewenstein Fellow and Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science

413-542-2318 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Keefe Health Center Room 206
Austin D. Sarat

Austin D. Sarat

William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Jurisprudence and Political Science; Chair of Political Science

413-542-2308 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Clark House Room 101
Princess Williams

Princess Williams

Postdoctoral Fellow and Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science

413-542-5459 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Clark House Room 202
Basileus Zeno

Basileus Zeno

Karl Loewenstein Fellow and Visiting Lecturer in Political Science

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu

Contributing Faculty

Lorne Falk

Lorne Falk

Visiting Lecturer in Political Science

413-542-2318 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Clark House Room 103A
Bjorn Hammar

Bjorn Hammar

Stint Fellow in Political Science

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Frost Library Room A021
Constantine V. Pleshakov

Constantine V. Pleshakov

Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science

413-542-2318 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Clark House

Emeritus Faculty

Hadley P. Arkes

Hadley P. Arkes

Edward N. Ney Professor in American Institutions (political Science), Emeritus

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu
William C. Taubman

William C. Taubman

Bertrand Snell Professor of Political Science, Emeritus

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu
Ronald S. Tiersky

Ronald S. Tiersky

Joseph B. Eastman '04 Professor of Political Science, Emeritus

Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu

Staff

Theresa A. Laizer

Theresa A. Laizer

Academic Department Coordinator / Supervisor

413-542-2208 Please call the college operator at 413-542-2000 or e-mail info@amherst.edu if you require contact info@amherst.edu Clark House Room 103A