Meet William Myers
Associate Professor, Political Science
Phone: (813) 257-3580
Address: 401 W. Kennedy Blvd. Tampa, FL 33606
2003 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, B.A.
2006 Michigan State University, M.A.
2012 Michigan State University, Ph.D.
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
William Myers' teaching is centered in American and comparative politics with emphasis on judicial politics, constitutional law, as well as law and policy.
His research focuses on judicial behavior, intergovernmental relations, and political behavior in the United States, Australia, Canada, Ghana and the European Union. His research has been published or is forthcoming in the Journal of Politics, Political Research Quarterly, Democratization, The American Review of Public Administration, European Political Science, Australian Journal of Political Science, Commonwealth & Comparative Politics, and 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.
Myers was appointed to serve on the Institutional Review Board and have been elected to the Faculty Grants Committee. He has previously served on the University Admissions Committee as well as the Benefits and Salary Committee. He is the faculty advisor for the College Democrats and serves as a Board Member of the American Constitution Society Tampa Lawyer Chapter.