David A. Owen

David A. Owen, Ph.D.

David A. Owen, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Government & Political Affairs

Office: Room 206, Fulton House
Phone: (717) 871-7484

Office Hours

M: 10:00 - 11:45 am
W: 10:00 - 11:45 am
F: 10:00- 11:30 am
Comments: Hours to meet during the Fall 2015 semester

Additional Information

Course Offerings:

Fall 2015:

  • GOVT 251:  Introduction to Global Politics
  • GOVT 325:  Poltical Systems of East Asia
  • INTL 488.:   Senior Seminar

Research and Teaching Interests:

  • International Politics
  • Asian Politics
  • Comparative Political Attitudes and Behavior

Selected Publications:

  • Owen, David A. 2013. "The Impact of Economic Development on Political Development in Authoritarian States: An Initial Study of Political Interest in Chinese Provinces." Asian Politics and Policy, 5(2), 211-225.

  • Owen, David A. 2013. "Conceptualizing Vote-Buying as a Process: An Empirical Study in Thai Provinces" Asian Politics and Policy, 5(2), 249-273.
  • Owen, David A. 2013. "Review of Participation and Empowerment at the Grassroots: Chinese Village Elections in Perspective," by Gunter Schubert and Anna L. Ahlers, Asian Politics and Policy, 5(4), 669-671.

Professional Affiliations:

  • American Political Science Association
  • Amnesty International
  • Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association International
  • Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association International Scott-St. Louis Chapter
  • Association of Asian Studies
  • Association for Asian Studies Southeast Regional Conference
  • Association of Institutional Research
  • Cornell Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies: Southeast Asia Program ListServ
  • Directory of Japan Specialists (http://japandirectory.socialsciences.hawaii.edu/Assets/Specialists/515232.pdf)
  • International Studies Association
  • Mid-Atlantic Region Association for Asian Studies
  • Midwest Conference on Asian Affairs
  • Midwest Political Science Association
  • Southwestern Political Science Association
  • Southwestern Social Science Association