Department Chair:
Marc Blecher

Administrative Assistant:
Tracy Tucker

Department Email:

Phone: (440) 775-8487
Fax: (440) 775-8898

Rice Hall, Room 216
10 N. Professor St.
Oberlin, OH, 44074

Harlan Wilson

Harlan Wilson

Emeritus Professor of Politics

Educational Background

  • Bachelor of Arts, Willamette University, 1964
  • Master of Arts, University California Berkeley, 1965
  • Doctor of Philosophy, University California Berkeley, 1978

Curriculum Vitae

HARLAN WILSON Professor of Politics, received his B.A. from Willamette University and his Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley. He teaches political theory. His research focuses on the intersection of environmental politics and theory with postmodern thought. He teaches European political theory from ancient times to the present, American political theory, and environmental or "green" theory. In 2004, he received a Distinguished Teaching Award from Oberlin.