Meet William M. Myers
Assistant Professor, Political Science
Education: 2003 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, B.A.
2006 Michigan State University, M.A.
2012 Michigan State University, Ph.D.
Courses Taught: Introduction to Government and World Affairs
Law and Society
The European Union
American Judicial Politics
Constitutional Law I: Institutional Powers
Constitutional Law II: Civil Rights and Liberties
Comparative Judicial Politics
Career Specialties: William Myers' research and teaching focuses on American and comparative judicial politics, with emphases on economics and courts, intergovernmental relations, and mass and elite opinion.
His research has been published or is forthcoming in the
Journal of Politics, Political Research Quarterly, Democratization, European Political Science, Commonwealth & Comparative Politics
Perspectives on Federalism
. He has presented research at meetings of the American Political Science Association, Midwest Political Science Association, Southern Political Science Association, Law and Society Association, International Political Science Association and the Florida Political Science Association.
Professional and Community Activities: Myers has previously served on the University Admissions Committee, the Faculty Development Committee and currently serves on the Benefits and Salary Committee. He also serves as the faculty advisor for the College Democrats.