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Jonathan Wharton

Jonathan Wharton



Office:
 Engleman C-228B  
Phone: (203) 392-5658 
E-mail: whartonj1@southernct.edu



EDUCATION

MA, Rutgers University 
M.P.A., Ph.D., Howard University

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Wharton, J. Democracy in New England: A Community Politics Reader, San Diego: Cognella (2018)

Wharton, J. A Post-Racial Change Is Gonna Come: Newark, Cory Booker and the Transformation of Urban America, New York: Palgrave Macmillan (2013)

Wharton, J. “Gentrification: The New Colonialism in the Modern Era.” Journal of the Oxford University Round Table: Forum on Public Policy, Summer 2008 ed. (January 2009), ISSN 1938-9809

Wharton, J. "The Pitch for Baseball: Washington's Plan for the Nationals' Stadium and Its Implications," in Washington DC's Challenges, Abdul Karim Bangura, ed. New York: iUniverse (2005)

TEACHING AND RESEARCH INTERESTS

State and local politics, economic development, gentrification, public policy analysis, coalition/identity politics and US political history

COURSES

Undergraduate:
PSC 220 - Grassroots Politics: Cities and States
PSC 260 - US Government
PSC 328: State and Local Politics
PSC 351 - Public Policy
PSC 356: Politics and Administration in Connecticut
PSC 497 - Internship

Graduate:
PSC 511 - State and Local Politics
PSC 589 - Metropolitan Government
PSC 527 - Public Policy
PSC 597 - Internship

DEPARTMENT SERVICE

Undergraduate and graduate internship program coordinator and SCSU faculty senator

ADVISOR

SCSU College Democrats
SCSU College Republicans
SCSU Golf Club