Department of Political Science - Fort Hays State University


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Department of Political Science
Fort Hays State University
600 Park Street
Rarick Hall 355
Phone: 785-628-4425
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Dr. Joe Romance



Rarick 315
785 628 4467  


About Joe

Joe is originally from the east coast. He got his undergraduate degree from the College of William and Mary and his doctorate from Rutgers University. From 1994 to 2010, he taught at Drew University in New Jersey. Since 2011, he has been a member of the Fort Hays Political Science Department. He sponsors the Political Science Club and Pi Sigma Alpha Political Science Honorary and his is a core faculty member for the Go Global Learning Community. He is Assistant Director, with Professor Matt Means (Music), of the FHSU Distinguished Scholars Program. His non scholarly interests include sports and he maintains his loyalty to the teams of his youth -- the Washington Redskins and the Baltimore Orioles.


Ph.D. Rutgers University
M.A. Rutgers University
B.A. College of William and Mary


Orientation to Political Science
State and Local Government
American Government
Current Political Issues
Intro to Public Policy
American Political Thought
History of Political Theory
Recent Political Theories


Public Policy
American Politics
Political Theory

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