Faculty Profile

John Hughes, PhD

Professor of Political Science

M.A., Ph.D. New School for Social Research
B.A. William Paterson College of New Jersey

Areas of Expertise:

American Constitutionalism, criminal justice, international terrorism

Courses I Teach:

  • American Constitutional Law
  • American National Politics
  • Civil Liberties
  • Criminal Justice
  • Senior Seminar: War on Terrorism, Capital Punishment

Research Interests:

American politics, constitutional law, constitutional interpretation, civil liberties, judiciary, law & society, criminal justice, also known to dabble in American political thought.

Life Off Campus:

Outside of Saint Michael's I enjoy photography and music, particularly jazz, contemporary classical - the more experimental the better.

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