Craig Albert

Director

Craig Albert

Director

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of Political Science

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

Administration

Education

  • Ph.D., Political Science and Governme University of Connecticut, 2009

  • MA, Political Science and Governme University of Connecticut, 2003

  • BA, Political Science and Governme Augusta State University, 2001

Certifications

  • Advanced Placemment Rater/Reader Educational Testing Services, 2016

  • Armatus Sexual Abuse Risk Management Certification Armatus, 2015

  • Virtus: Protecting God's Children The Roman Catholic Church, 2009

Awards & Honors

  • Donald T. Wells Award Georgia Political Science Association, 2017

  • Authentic Leadership Pipeline Program II Leadership Academy Augusta University, 2016

  • American Political Science Association Teaching and Learning Conference Grant APSA, 2016

  • Georgia Political Science Association Teaching and Learning Coordinator Grant Georgia Political Science Association, 2016

  • Porter Fleming Foundation Grant (Submitted) Porter Fleming Foundation, 2016

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • HONR 4000H

    Honors Thesis
  • POLS 1101

    Intro to American Govt
  • POLS 4905

    US Foreign Policy
  • POLS 4950

    Pol. Science Selected Topics: Zombies and Politics
  • POLS 2930

    Model UN I
  • POLS 4930

    Model UN II
  • POLS 3601

    Modern Pol Thought

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Young Citizens of the World Unite! A Case for the Model United Nations in Middle School Classrooms, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • The Founders would have Opposed Trumpcare: Selling your Soul for Healthcare, 2017
    Magazine/Trade Publication
  • Atrocities in Chechnya have Grave Geopolitical Implications for Mideast, 2017
    Newspaper
  • Beneath the Surface of ‘Peace’ in Chechnya lies Tension and Terror, 2017
    Newspaper
  • Given Region’s History, Anti-Gay Violence in Chechnya is no Surprise, 2017
    Newspaper

Department Service

  • Promotion and Tenure Rules Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Program Review 2017 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member
  • Curriculum Mapping 2017 - 2018

    Role: Other

College Service

  • Academic Policies Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Integrated Studies Advisory Board 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Pamplin Academic Policies 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Augusta University Pamplin College Marketing and Recruitment Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Pamplin Student Ambassador Selection Committee 2017 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • AU Honors Program Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Georgia Regents University Governor’s Teaching Fellowship Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Georgia Regents University, Council of Undergraduate Research 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Director, Georgia Regents University, Model United Nations Program 2011 - Present

    Role: Program Coordinator
  • College of Education P&T Committee, Department of Teaching and Leading 2017 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Georgia Political Science Association 2017 - Present

    Role: Editorial Review Board Member
  • GPSA 2016 - Present

    Role: Officer, President/Elect/Past
  • Georgia Political Science Association Board of Directors 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Georgia Political Science Association Board of Directors 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Georgia Political Science Association Pajari Undergraduate Research Award Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Public Service

  • Immaculate Conception Catholic School Development Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Immaculate Conception Catholic School Advisory Council Parish Life Coordinator 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Knights of Columbus 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Knights of Columbus, 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Political Contributor, Opinion Pages, The Augusta Chronicle, 2015-Current 2015 - Present

    Role: Other