Marcella MyersTitle: Chair, Department of History and Political Science
Associate Professor of Political Science
Office Location: Buller 126
Phone: (269) 471-3293
PhD, Western Michigan University
BA, MA, Western Michigan University
Marcella Myers is an Associate Professor of Political Science at Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI. She earned her Ph.D. in Political Science from Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, MI. She joined the faculty in 2008.
Dr. Myers' primary interests are welfare states, public policy, and political parties. Her current research focuses on the possible relationship between austerity measures and income inequality. She is a board member of the Michigan Political Science Association and a member of the Midwest Political Science Association.
In June 2012, Dr. Myers received the distinction of being a Fulbright Scholar through a study grant to participate in the Fulbright German Studies Seminar in Berlin, Germany.
In addition to her duties in this department, she teaches Public Policy and is a Program Site Graduate Advisor in Ghana, Africa for the International Development Program at Andrews University. She served as Chair of the Andrews University Senate from 2012 to 2014. Additionally, she is the Fulbright Program Advisor at Andrews University