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Joshua Forrest

Joshua Forrest, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department Chair, History
Associate Professor, Department Chair, Political Science
412-536-1809

education:

  • Ph.D., Political Science & Public Administration, University of Wisconsin
  • M.A., Political Science, University of Wisconsin
  • B.A., French Area Studies, University of Wisconsin
  • Summer (Political Science), Queens College 
  • College Junior Year Abroad (French Civilization), University of Aix-Marseilles, Aix-en-Provence, France 

BOOKS PUBLISHED:

  • "Subnationalism in Africa," 2004
  • "Lineages of State Fragility: Rural Civil Society in Guinea-Bissau," 2003
  • "Namibia 's Post-Apartheid Regional Institutions," 1998

CURRENT RESEARCH:

  • The Politics Of Local Autonomy
  • Subnationalism
  • Guinea-Bissauan history

TEACHING INTERESTS:

  • Comperative Public Policy; Comperative Local Autonomy
  • Public Policy (U.S.); American Government; American Political History
  • Subnationalism; Ethnic Politics; African Politics
  • Political Theory; Political Values

JOINED LA ROCHE:  

2004

HOMETOWN: 

New York City