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Ryan Hendrickson, Ph.D.

Ryan Hendrickson, Ph.D.

Office: 2325 Coleman Hall
Phone: 217-581-6224
Fax: 217-581-2926
Email: rchendrickson@eiu.edu
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Dr. Ryan Hendrickson, professor in the Department of Political Science, currently serves as the graduate program coordinator of graduate study. The graduate program offers a Master of Arts in Political Science with concentrations in American government and politics, comparative politics/international relations and public administration/public policy and a graduate certificate in Public Planning.

Dr. Hendrickson’s research interests include international relations, American military action abroad and NATO’s post-Cold War evolution. He received his doctorate from the University of Nebraska in 1997.

Admission to the graduate program in political science requires an application to the Graduate School as well as an additional application to the Department of Political Science. Please contact Dr. Hendrickson or visit the program's website for program admission criteria.

firstchoiceprogram Graduate programs achieving the distinction of "First Choice" have applied for and been subjected to rigorous review from EIU's Council on Graduate Studies — with oversight from The Graduate School — to ensure they meet the highest standards of scholarly excellence as evidenced through sustained achievement of criteria developed and adopted by the council in 2006.

Master of Arts: in Political Science