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Faculty Profile

John W Winkle

Professor Emeritus of Politica Science and Sally McDonnell Barkdsdale Honors College
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308 Honors College
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-7294
Joined UM: August 19, 1974

Areas of Expertise

  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • U.S. CONSTITUTION
  • U.S. COURTS

Brief Bio

Dr. John Winkle is Professor Emeritus of Political Science at the University of Mississippi. His field of expertise is constitutional law and judicial politics. He has published a book on state constitutionalism, and numerous refereed articles on lobbying by judges, state-federal court relations, and state judicial reform. He has received recognition for research and teaching excellence by the University of Mississippi, the Burlington-Northern Foundation, the State of Mississippi, and the American Political Science Association. He has held invited visiting positions at Emory University and the United States Military Academy at West Point.

Degrees

BA
History
MERCER UNIVERSITY/ATLANTA, GEORGIA (1969)
MA
Political Science
DUKE UNIVERSITY/DURHAM, NORTH CAROLINA (1972)
PhD
Political Science
DUKE UNIVERSITY/DURHAM, NORTH CAROLINA (1974)

Awards

Elsie M. Hood Outstanding Teacher Award
1980
Faculty Achievement Award
1992
Frist Service Award
2006