Dr. Rene Paddags

Dr. Rene Paddags

Associate Professor of Political Science
Andrews Hall
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• Joined Ashland University faculty in 2010 and serves as co-chair of the Master of American History and Government Program
• Teaches courses in international relations, comparative politics and regional studies
• Prior to joining AU, taught courses in political science and philosophy at the University of Maryland and at Loyola University, Baltimore


University of Maryland, Ph.D. in Political Science
Johns Hopkins University, M.A. in International Relations
U. of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany, M.A. in Political Science

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