Angela High-Pippert  portrait

Angela High-Pippert

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

Education:

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

 

Angela High-Pippert is Associate Professor of Political Science and Associated Faculty in Women’s Studies at the University of St. Thomas.  She is also the coordinator of the Classroom Consulting Program within Faculty Development at UST.  Dr. High-Pippert 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, with publications in Energy Policy, Sustainability, Carbon Management, Bulletin of Science, Technology and Society, and Women and Politics.  Dr. High-Pippert directed the UST Women’s Studies Program for six years and co-chaired the ACTC Women’s Studies Program Committee for two years.  She is also past president of the Minnesota Political Science Association.  Professor High-Pippert joined UST in 1999.

Spring 2016 Courses

Spring 2016 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
POLS 302 - 01 Women and Politics M - W - F - - 1055 - 1200 SCB 329
CRN: 21430 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Angela High-Pippert An examination of the political involvement of women. Topics include: the representation of women, feminism as a social movement, the campaign strategies and styles of women candidates, the election of women to local, state, and national office, and the differences that women make in public office. Emphasis is on women in the United States, but comparisons will be made with women in other countries. Prerequisite: POLS 104 or permission of instructor

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POLS 404 - D01 Seminar in American Poltics M - W - - - - 1525 - 1700 JRC 481
CRN: 22305 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Angela High-Pippert 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.

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POLS 478 - 01 Experiential Learning - - - - - - - -
CRN: 23079 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Angela High-Pippert

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POLS 495 - I1 Individual Study - - - - - - - -
CRN: 23143 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Angela High-Pippert

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Summer 2016 Courses

Summer 2016 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
POLS 478 - 01 Experiential Learning - - - - - - - -
CRN: 30587 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Angela High-Pippert

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Fall 2016 Courses

Fall 2016 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
POLS 205 - L01 Intro Amer Publ Pol Process - T - R - - - 0955 - 1135 JRC 247
CRN: 40270 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Angela High-Pippert 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

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POLS 301 - 01 American Political Behavior M - W - F - - 0935 - 1040 JRC 247
CRN: 41898 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Angela High-Pippert An examination of the political attitudes and behavior of the public, as well as the linkages between the public and their government. Topics include: public opinion; political psychology; political participation; voting; elections; political parties; interest groups; and the mass media. The emphasis is on the American system, but comparisons will be made with other democratic systems. Attention also will be paid to survey research as a principal method by which these topics are studied. Prerequisite: POLS 104 or permission of instructor

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