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Shepherd Macklin, JulieMarie Anjali Instructor



courses taught

  • PRLC 1810 - Leadership Foundations and Applications I
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Fall 2019 / Fall 2020 / Fall 2021
    Introduces fundamental principles of leadership and ethics. Emphasizes application of the principles for self-development and organizational effectiveness.
  • PRLC 1820 - Leadership Foundations & Applications II
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2019 / Spring 2020 / Spring 2021
    Explores challenges to leadership at the community level such as drug abuse, poverty, decline of infrastructure, care of the aged, etc. Gives particular attention to the development of effective leadership responses to community difficulties at university, city, state, and national levels.
  • PRLC 2820 - Multilevel Issues in Leadership
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Fall 2019 / Fall 2020 / Fall 2021
    Studies multilevel issues that originate in organizational settings but carry community and global implications. Encourages students to fully explore the complexity and interrelatedness of issues with a special emphasis on leadership and ethical implications.
  • PRLC 2930 - Leadership Internship
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2021 / Fall 2021
    Students analyze the leadership styles within a host organization, examine how successfully an organization fulfills its mission and further refine their own theories of what constitutes effective leadership. Students also complete a meaningful project over the course of the internship. Department enforced prerequisites: PRLC 1810 and PRLC 1820 and PRLC 2820.
  • PRLC 3800 - Global Inquiry for 21st Century Leadership
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2019 / Spring 2021
    Introduces students to the ways in which leadership and sustainable development theory converge, challenges students to examine these issues in specific contexts around the world, and provides them with practical training in cross-cultural competency and leadership skills.
  • PRLC 3810 - Global Issues in Leadership
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2020
    Examines the challenges to leadership posed by major global issues. Problems in the areas of human rights, hunger, disease, large-scale collective violence and environmental deterioration are explored with a special emphasis on the development of effective, long-term leadership strategies. Department enforced prerequisites: PRLC 1810 and PRLC 1820 and PRLC 2820.
  • PSCI 2106 - Introduction to Public Policy Analysis
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2020
    Studies policymaking processes in American government, factors shaping public decision, and issues and questions relevant to political inquiry.
  • PSCI 3021 - U.S. Campaigns and Elections
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019
    Introduces students to the subjects, techniques, and findings of Political Science research on campaigns and elections. Particular emphasis is placed on the study of voting, campaign effects, partisan coalitions, electoral rules, campaign finance, and the policy impact of elections. Recommended prerequisite: PSCI 1101.
  • PSCI 3061 - State Government and Politics
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2020 / Spring 2021 / Summer 2021 / Fall 2021
    Examines politics in the American states from a comparative and historical perspective. Considers major political actors---interest groups, citizens (direct democracy), and political parties, as well as central institutions, in the state political arena. Also focuses on major state public policy concerns. Recommended prerequisite: PSCI 1101.


International Activities

global connections related to teaching and scholarly work (in recent years)