Jason Adkins

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • American Politics
  • Comparative Politics
  • International Relations
  • Religion and Politics
  • Political Behavior
Prof. Adkins grew up in Arizona, but has lived in many states throughout the country. He has worked as a news and sports journalist in Minnesota, New Jersey, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, and Utah. In addition, Prof. Adkins spent several weeks working as the media liaison for the U.S. men's national rugby team in while it played matches in California and Canada.

Teaching Interests

American politics, comparative politics, international relations, public policy.

Research Interests

Political behavior, elections, religion and politics, political psychology

Consulting Interests

Teaching Awards

2017: Thomas R. Hensley Award for Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching, , Kent State University Department of Political Science

Research/Creative Awards

2017: Kent State University Graduate Research Symposium Best Presentation in Panel, Kent State University Graduate Student Senate

Departmental Service

2018: Other - Parkside Access to College Credit

Professional Service

: Other - Social Science Quarterly
: Prepare/Grade Certification Exams - Educational Testing Services
2017: Prepare/Grade Certification Exams - Educational Testing Services
POLS 100 - AMERICAN POLITICS
POLS 105 - INTRODUCTION TO POLITICS
POLS 200 - RESEARCH METHODS/SOURCES
POLS 214 - EXECUTIVE&LEGISLATIVE POLITICS
POLS 224 - AMERICAN FOREIGN POLICY
POLS 375 - CAMPAIGNS&POLITCL PARTICIPATN
POLS 499 - INDEPENDENT STUDY