Political Studies

Faculty

Dr. Sandra Rein, Associate Professor (Political Studies)

B.A., Augustana
M.A., University of Alberta
Ph.D. Political Science, University of Alberta

Sandra Rein teaches in the areas of international relations, international political economy, and social thought. Her current research focuses on the work and philosophy of Raya Dunayevskaya.

Phone: 780.679.1553
Email: srein@ualberta.ca


Dr. Shauna Wilton
(Ph.D., Alberta, M.A., Carleton, B.A., Manitoba)

Dr. Wilton began teaching at Augustana in 2003 and teaches primarily in political studies. Her main teaching areas are related to gender, ethnicity, popular culture, and law and politics.  In particular, she is interested in exploring the law through interdisciplinary and intersectional lenses that incorporate gender, race and class. Her current research is focused on family policy and the politics of mothering, and gender, race and class in crime fiction, television and film.  She also does research on teaching, which focuses on student engagement and developing research skills.

780.679.1154
swilton@ualberta.ca


Dr. Lars K. Hallstrom
Professor (Political Studies) & Director, Alberta Centre for Sustainable Rural Communities

B.A.,University of Calgary (Political Science)
M.A., Purdue University (Political Science)
Ph.D. Purdue University (Political Science)

Lars Hallstrom teaches in the areas of public policy, environmental politics, comparative politics and international relations. His research has included publications and research grants for topics such as wetland mitigation, the social determinants of health, rural development, environmental policy in the EU and watershed management.

Contact | Personal website | ACSRC website