FACULTY

Ellen Gutman, Visiting Instructor of Political Science

B.A., Eastern Michigan University; M.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Professor Gutman offers courses in American politics. Her primary areas of expertise are political behavior and public opinion.

Telephone: 336-841-9499
Office: 348 Roberts Hall

Email: egutman@highpoint.edu

 

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Martin J. Kifer, Assistant Professor of Political Science

B.A., Earlham College; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Professor Kifer teaches American Politics as well as seminars addressing social science methods, political behavior, and U.S. foreign policy.

He is the director of HPU's interdisciplinary Survey Research Center and coordinates internship placements for the department.

Telephone: 336-841-9333
Office: Roberts Hall 342

Email: mkifer@highpoint.edu

Website: http://src.highpoint.edu/index.php/people/director/directors-page

 

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Mark Setzler, Associate Professor of Political Science

B.A., Pacific University; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Professor Setzler offers courses in comparative politics and international relations as well as Contemporary Issues and Politics, one of the department's specialized electives for first-year majors.

He chairs the Department of Political Science and is the director of HPU's International Relations program. He also advises the College Democrats.

Telephone: 336.841.9018
Office: Roberts Hall 343

Email: msetzler@highpoint.edu
Webpage: http://www.highpoint.edu/~msetzler

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Sam Whitt, Assistant Professor of Political Science

B.A., University of the South; B.A., University of Tennessee; M.A. and 
Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Professor Whitt teaches the first year seminar Tyrants, Dictators, and Democrats as well seminars focusing on international relations, comparative politics, and ethnicity. 

Telephone: 336.841.9474
Office: Roberts Hall 345
Email: swhitt@highpoint.edu

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Alixandra B. Yanus, Assistant Professor of Political Science

B.A., American University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Professor Yanus offers upper-division seminars on American political institutions, political science research, as well as women and politics. She also teaches American Politics and Enduring Issues in Political Thought, an elective for first-year majors.

 

Telephone: 336.841.9247
Office: Roberts Hall 346 

Email: ayanus@highpoint.edu  
 

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