Craig Albert

Associate Professor

Craig Albert

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

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

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

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