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William Hudson

Professor
Department Chairperson, Political Science

Contact Information:

bhudson@providence.edu
401-865-2621
Howley Hall 319

Education:

Ph.D. - Political Science, Brown University

Area(s) of Expertise:

Public Policy, Public Administration, Liberal Arts Honors

Awards and Honors:

Paul J. Weber Award, Religion and Politics Section - American Political Science Association
Faculty Research Award - American Association of University Professors (Providence Chapter)
Award for Best Paper at the 1985 Meeting - Southwest Political Science Association
Outstanding Chapter Member Award - American Society for Public Administration (Rhode Island Chapter)
Phi Beta Kappa - Indiana University

Selected Publications:

Hudson, William. (2013). A Citizen's Guide to Deficit and Debt: The Politics of Taxing, Spending, and Borrowing. Routledge.

Hudson, William. (2013). American Democracy in Peril: Eight Challenges to America's Future 7th edition. CQPress.

Hudson, William. (2008). The Libertarian Illusion. CQ Press.

Hudson, William., Oldmixon, Elizabeth. (2008). “When Church Teachings and Policy Commitments Collide: Perspectives on Catholics in the U.S. House of Representatives. Politics and Religion, 1 (1)

Recent Presentations:

Hudson, William., Southern Political Science Association, New Orleans, LA, "Advice and Admonitions for New Instructors". January, 2011.

Hudson, William., American Political Science Association, Washington, DC, "Getting a Job at a Teaching Institution- and Succeeding". August, 2010.

Hudson, William., American Political Science Association, Toronto, Canada, "Educating Students to be Global Citizens". September, 2009.

Hudson, William., American Political Science Association, Boston, MA, "Getting a Job at a Teaching Institution and then Succeeding". August, 2008.

Hudson, William., American Political Science Association , Chicago, IL, "Panelist: Getting a Job at a Teaching Institution and then Succeeding". August, 2007.


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