Faculty and Staff

 

Department of Government Functions & Criteria Document, effective January 2020

 

Regular Faculty

Thaddieus Conner, Associate Professor

Public Management, Intergovernmental Relations, Public Financing and Budgeting, Education Policy, & Tribal Governance and Administration



Neil Harvey, Professor & Academic Department Head

Comparative Politics, Latin America, Mexico, & U.S.-Mexico Border



Neal Rosendorf, Associate Professor

Modern U.S. Foreign Relations, International Relations History, & Policy Issues



Seong Kang, Assistant Professor

Public Administration, Public and Nonprofit Management, Volunteering and Co-production, Law Enforcement/Policing



Christina Medina, Associate Professor & Director of the Masters of Public Administration (MPA) Program

American Politics, Program Evaluation, Research Methods, & Human Resources



Kim Seckler, College Professor Chair of Undergraduate Committee; Coordinator of the Supplementary Major in Law & Society; Pre-Law Adviser for NMSU students

Public Law, New Mexico Law, & American Government



Sabine Hirschauer, Assistant Professor and Chair, MA in Government Program

Critical Security Studies and Gender, Migration and Identity, International Relations and Comparative Politics Theory



Christa Slaton, Professor

American Politics, American Political Thought, University and Community Engagement, Public Administration, and Conflict Resolution



Ani Ter-Mkrtchyan, Assistant Professor

Nonprofit Governance and Accountability, Environmental Policy and Administration, and Energy Policy



Nancy Baker, Professor Emeritus

Yosef Lapid, Professor Emeritus

William Taggart, Professor Emeritus

Russell Winn, Professor Emeritus

 

Visiting Faculty, 2020-21

  • Susan Spice
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Patricia Vargas

 

Adjunct Faculty

Staff