The Electoral College: An Imperfect Compromise

Spend the morning with Dr. Kattelman as he explains the origins of the Electoral College, how it works, and arguments for and against reforming this controversial method of presidential selection.

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Dr. Kyle T. Kattelman received his Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Missouri in 2013. He has been an Assistant Professor of Political Science at Fairleigh Dickinson University since the Fall of 2015, having served previously as a Mizzou Advantage Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Missouri and a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science & Public Administration at Mississippi State University. He teaches a wide variety of courses at Fairleigh Dickinson, including Terrorism, International Relations, Comparative Politics, and American Government. His main research interests concern national security, terrorism and counterterrorism, and coalition stability. Recent publications include work on the success of coalitions in the War on Terror and cooperation over participation in counterterrorist endeavors. He also researches in American politics and publishes work on the effects of state legislatures on interest group dynamics.


December 06, 2019 at 10:30am - 12:30pm


Teaneck Library
840 Teaneck Rd
Teaneck, NJ 07666
United States
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