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Faculty and Staff Profile

Bruce Ransom

Chair, Ph.D. Program in Policy Studies at the Strom Thurmond Institute

Office: 231-C Brackett Hall
Phone: 864-656-1650
Fax: 864-656-0690

 Educational Background

University of Virginia 1981
Government Ph.D.

University of Virginia 1974
Government M.A.

Hampton Institute 1971
Political Science B.A.

 Courses Taught

Bruce Ransom has been teaching political science at Clemson since 1994. He teaches State and Local Government, Urban Politics, Federalism and Intergovernmental Relations, African American Politics, and Policy Analysis and Political Choice (Ph.D. Program in Policy Studies).

 Research Interests

His research interests include political campaigns and elections, state voter identification requirements, legislative redistricting, community economic development, and African American Politics