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UT Tyler Department of Political Science

Courtney Cullison, Ph.D.

Courtney Cullison, Ph.D.

Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Political Science
Building: BUS 224
Phone: 903.566.7163


Summer 2008, The University of Oklahoma

Ph.D. (Political Science)

  • Graduate Fellow with the Carl Albert Center for Congressional Research & Studies
  • Examinations in American Politics, Public Policy, and Comparative Politics
  • Dissertation Title: “Communication and Representation: The Place of Dialogue in the Representational Relationship”
  • Dissertation Committee: Dr. Cindy Simon Rosenthal, Dr. Ronald M. Peters, Dr. Glen S. Krutz, and Dr. Mitchell P. Smith

Summer 2005, The University of Oklahoma

M.A. (Political Science)

Spring 200, Oklahoma State University

B.A. (Political Science)

  • Cum Laude
  • Honors Degree
  • Honors Thesis: “Presidential Impeachment: A Comparative Study of Presidents Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton”


Teaching Experience
Undergraduate Courses Taught:
  • Introductory American Government
  • American Presidency
  • Congress and Legislation
  • American Mass Politics
  • Introductory Undergraduate Research Methods

Graduate Courses Taught:

  • Seminar in American Politics
  • Independent Study in Presidential/Congressional Relations

Courses Qualified to Teach:

  • Introductory courses in American Public Policy and Comparative Government
  • Advanced courses in Political Parties, Policy Analysis, Politics of Domestic Social Policy, West European Politics, and Political Economy

Curriculum Vitae