John Dinan

John Dinan

Honored Visiting Graduate Faculty
Building: 
Ashbrook Center
Office Number: 
801
Phone: 
336.758.3495

Bio

John Dinan is Professor of Politics at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. His research focuses on state constitutionalism, federalism, and American political development. He is the author of several books, including The American State Constitutional Tradition and Keeping the People’s Liberties: Legislators, Citizens, and Judges as Guardians of Rights, and he writes an annual entry on state constitutional developments for The Book of the States. He is the editor of Publius: The Journal of Federalism and is a past chair of the Federalism and Intergovernmental Relations Section of the American Political Science Association. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Virginia.

Research Areas

State Constitutionalism
Federalism
American Political Development

Education

Ph.D. - University of Virginia
M.A. - University of Virginia
B.A. - University of Virginia

Courses Taught

AHG 660 - The Federal System

Events

May
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Students who anticipate completing their degree in time for the August 2018 conferment must register for graduation with the AU Registrar's Office.