Ronald G. Shaiko

Academic Appointments
  • Senior Fellow

  • Associate Director, Curricular and Research Programs

  • Nelson A. Rockefeller Center for Public Policy and the Social Sciences

Ronald G. Shaiko is a Senior Fellow and the Associate Director for Curricular and Research Programs at The Nelson A. Rockefeller Center for Public Policy and the Social Sciences. The 2019-2020 academic year marks his 33nd year of university teaching and his 19th year at Dartmouth College.

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  • B.A. Ursinus College
  • M.A. Syracuse University
  • Ph.D. Syracuse University

Selected Publications

  • "Admissions Is Just Part of the Diversity Puzzle," The Chronicle of Higher Education (Diversity in Academe Issue), 59 (39), June 14, 2013, pp. A24-A25. 

  • "It Wasn't Easy Being Green in 2010: The League of Conservation Voters and the Uphill Battle to Make the Environment Matter," in Paul S. Herrnson, Clyde Wilcox, and Christopher J. Deering, eds., Interest Groups Unleashed (Washington, DC: (Sage/Congressional Quarterly Press, 2012), pp.153-169.

  • "The News Media and Organized Interests in the United States," in Mark Rozell, ed., Media Power, Media Politics, 2nd edition (Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2008).

  • "Political Parties--On the Path to Revitalization," in Richard Semiatin, ed., Campaigns on the Cutting Edge (Washington, DC: Congressional Quarterly Press, 2008), pp. 105-122.

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