Policy Studies Faculty

Ferguson william
Professor

Department Chair: Economics

Bill Ferguson, Gertrude B. Austin Professor of economics, received a B.A. (in History) from Grinnell College and an Economics Ph.D. from the University of... read more

Stephen Andrews portrait
Associate Professor

Steve Andrews teaches mostly 18th and 19th century American Literature.  His primary research interests are literary pragmatism, the poetics of landscape, and the cultural history of baseball.  He... read more

Associate Professor

Keith Brouhle, Assistant Professor, has a B.A. from Grinnell College, and M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His course offerings include microeconomic analysis,... read more

Ferguson william
Professor

Department Chair: Economics

Bill Ferguson, Gertrude B. Austin Professor of economics, received a B.A. (in History) from Grinnell College and an Economics Ph.D. from the University of... read more

Hess
Assistant Professor

I teach Policy Studies and American Politics. My current research focuses on voting rights and social policy in the U.S. I am also interested in civil society (nonprofit) studies,... read more

Elaine
Professor

Professor Marzluff teaches Physical Chemistry (CHM 363, 364), General 
Chemistry (CHM 129), Inorganic & Analytical Chemistry (CHM 210) as well as 
the Policy Studies seminar (PST320... read more

Moyer
Rosenfield Professor of Political Science
Professor
Mutti
Sidney Meyer Professor of International Economics
Professor

John “Jack” Mutti, Sidney Meyer Professor of International Economics, has a B.A. from Earlham College, and M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin. He teaches and does research on... read more

Sarah
Professor
Professor of History and Director of the Rosenfield Program

Department Chair: American Studies

Sarah Purcell graduated from Grinnell with a B.A. in history in 1992. She went on to earn an A.M. (1993) and a Ph.D. (1997) from Brown University. She... read more