MU Closed Wednesday

With the forecast of “a wintry mix changing to snow,” Millersville University has decided to close the campus for Wednesday, November 26.  It is important to note that ALL classes will be held, as scheduled, the remainder of today and tonight.  Only essential personnel are to report on Wednesday. 

 Have a safe and enjoyable Thanksgiving.

 Policy on Snow Delays/Cancellations

Dr. David A. Owen

Dr. David A. Owen

Dr. David A. Owen

Assistant Professor of Government & Political Affairs


david.owen@millersville.edu
Office: Room 206, Fulton House
Phone: (717) 872-3212
Fax: (717) 871-2133

Office Hours

M: 10:55 - 11:55 AM
T: 9:30 - 11:30 AM
W: 10:55 - 11:55 AM
F: 10:55 - 11:55 AM
Comments: Fall 2014 Office Hours

Additional Information

Course Offerings:

Fall 2014:

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

Spring 2015 (tentative):

  • GOVT 251:  Introduction to Global Politics
  • GOVT 325:  Poltical Systems of East Asia
  • GOVT 379:  Democratization Trends
  • INTL 201:    Introduction to International Studies

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