401 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33606
1994 University of Central Florida, B.A.
1996 University of Central Florida, M.A.
2005 Florida State University, Ph.D.
Introduction to American Government
Campaigns and Elections
Policy Networking: A travel course to DC
Mary Anderson specializes in community and civic engagement, political behavior and academic/student affairs collaboration.
Professional and Community Activities:
Anderson has published numerous academic articles and is the author/co-author of four books. Her research has appeared in The American Political Science Review, Journal of Politics, Political Psychology, Political Behavior, Journal of Human Rights and Women, Politics & Policy. She is a member of the American Political Science Association, the Midwest Political Science Association, the Southern Political Science Association and the Florida Political Science Association.
Honors and Awards:
Anderson has been the recipient of numerous grants and awards including from the National Science Foundation. She was honored with the Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Research from the College of Social Sciences, Mathematics and Education in 2011. In 2019 she was honored with The University of Tampa Unsung Hero award.