Angela High-Pippert  portrait

Angela High-Pippert

Associate Professor, Political Science
Ph.D. University of Nebraska, 1999
JRC 405
(651) 962-5725
University of Saint Thomas
Department of Political Science
Mail JRC 432
2115 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105


Ph.D.     University of Nebraska, 1999
M.A.      University of Nebraska, 1995
B.J.        University of Nebraska, 1991 (Advertising)

Professor High-Pippert joined UST in 1999.  She teaches courses in American politics,  women and politics, and public policy, and received the UST Distinguished Educator Award in 2012 and 2005.  Her research interests include citizen participation in community energy initiatives and women and politics, and her work has been published in journals such as Energy Policy, Carbon Management, and Women and Politics. Dr. High-Pippert is director of the Women's Studies program at UST and is co-chair of the ACTC Women's Studies Committee. She is past president of the Minnesota Political Science Association.

Summer 2014 Courses

Summer 2014 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location

Fall 2014 Courses

Fall 2014 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
POLS 205 - 01 Intro Amer Publ Pol Process - T - R - 0800 - 0940 JRC 246
CRN: 40310 4 Credit Hours A survey of the way public policy is made in the American political system including agenda-setting, formulation of alternative policy choices, representation of interests and selection and implementation of policy options. Public policy case studies will be used as illustrations. Students also will be introduced to data analysis as a tool for policy evaluation. Prerequisite: POLS 104 or permission of the instructor
POLS 404 - 01 Seminar in American Poltics - T - - - 1330 - 1700 OEC 314
CRN: 40659 4 Credit Hours Seminars in political science provide an opportunity for students to synthesize and further develop knowledge gained in earlier courses and enhance their critical and analytical skills. Students in the seminars will engage in reading and discussion and undertake a major research project pertinent to the seminar's topic. Specific topics or themes of each seminar will vary. Seminars are offered in each of the sub-fields of the discipline. Prerequisite: POLS 104 and Senior status or permission of the instructor.
WMST 491 - I1 Individual Study - - - - - -
CRN: 43240 4 Credit Hours

J-Term 2015 Courses

J-Term 2015 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location