Stephen F. Austin State University

Faculty & Staff

Department Chair

Antwi-Boasiako, Kwame B.
Antwi-Boasiako, Kwame B. - Department Chair, Associate Professor - Political Science & Public Administration Office: LAN Room 124 Phone: 936.468.2145

Professors

Abel, Charles F.
Abel, Charles F. - Professor - Political Science Office: LAN Room 107 Phone: 936.468.2280
Herzog, Richard J.
Herzog, Richard J. - MPA Program Director, Texas CPM Program Co-Director, Professor - Political Science & Public Administration Office: LAN Room 139 Phone: 936.468.2446
Tkacik, Michael
Tkacik, Michael - Professor - Political Science Office: LAN Room 114 Phone: 936.468.2813

Associate Professors

Baily, Alan
Baily, Alan - Associate Professor - Political Science Office: LAN Room 137 Phone: 936.468.2363
Collier, Ken
Collier, Ken - Associate Professor - Political Science Office: LAN Room 136 Phone: 936.468.1208
Franks, George R., Jr.
Franks, George R., Jr. - Associate Professor - Criminal Justice & Public Administration, Texas CPM Program Co-Director Office: LAN Room 132 Phone: 936.468.2061
Galatas, Steve
Galatas, Steve - Associate Professor - Political Science Office: LAN Room 134 Phone: 936.468.2003
Harrelson-Stephens, Julie
Harrelson-Stephens, Julie - Associate Professor - Political Science Office: LAN Room 135 Phone: 936.468.2380
Payne, Lee W.
Payne, Lee W. - Associate Professor - Political Science Office: LAN Room 138 Phone: 936.468.2183
Pressley, Cindy
Pressley, Cindy - Associate Professor - Public Administration & Political Science Office: LAN Room 110 Phone: 936.468.2424

Assistant Professors

Gooch, Don
Gooch, Don - Assistant Professor - Political Science & Pre-Law Advisor Office: LAN Room 111 Phone: 936.468.2098
Donald M. Gooch is an Assistant Professor of Political Science in the Department of Government at Stephen F. Austin State University. He received his M.A. in political science from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville in 2002, and his Ph.D. in political science from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 2009. He was appointed to the SFA faculty in August of 2012. . Dr. Gooch studies public law, the federal court system, and American politics. His research agenda includes political polarization, the Supreme Court from both a behavioral and institutional perspective, campaign finance regulation, civic education, formal theory and the spatial theory of voting. He is the SFA Pre-Law Program Coordinator, SFA Pre-Law Advisor, and Associate Director of the SFA Pre-Law Academy. Dr. Gooch is the Director of the Charles G. Koch foundation Higher Education Grant at SFA which funds a guest lecture series, student fellowships, and the Liberty Reading Group. Dr. Gooch is also the SFA Moot Court Team Coach, and Faculty Sponsor for the SFA Pre-Law Society, the SFA chapter of Phi Alpha Delta - the national pre-law fraternity, and the SFA chapter of Young Americans for Liberty.
Gregory, Charles
Gregory, Charles - Assistant Professor - Political Science Office: LAN Room 106 Phone: 936.468.2176
Hill, Milt
Hill, Milt - Assistant Professor - Criminal Justice Office: LAN Room 113 Phone: 936.468.2295
Pollock, Wendi
Pollock, Wendi - Assistant Professor - Criminal Justice Office: LAN Room 108 Phone: 936.468.3948

Adjunct Faculty

English, David
English, David - Adjunct - Political Science Office: LA North Room 106 Phone: 936.468.2176
Faulk, Eric
Faulk, Eric - Adjunct - Public Administration Office: LAN Room 106 Phone: 936.468.2176
Fleming, Megan
Fleming, Megan - Adjunct - Political Science Office: LA North Room Room 109 Phone: 936.468.1188
Gooch, Peyton
Gooch, Peyton - Adjunct - Political Science Office: LA North Room 112 Phone: 936.468.6605
Spinks, Daniel
Spinks, Daniel - Adjunct - Political Science
Standley, James
Standley, James - Professor - Criminal Justice Office: LA North Room 129 Phone: 936.468.1309
Wilson, Olivia
Wilson, Olivia - Adjunct Professor Political Science & Public Administration Office: LA North Room 109 Phone: 936.468.1188

Staff

Joy Rhodes
Joy Rhodes - Administrative Assistant Office: LA North 124 Phone: 936.468.4408