Curriculum Vitae

Marcus E. Ethridge
Department of Political Science
P.O. Box 413
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Milwaukee, Wisconsin  53201
(414) 229-4221
FAX  (414) 229-5021

Education:

B.A., Politics (Cum Laude), Wake Forest University, 1974

M.A., Political Science, Vanderbilt University, 1977

Ph.D., Political Science, Vanderbilt University, 1979

Dissertation Title: "The Effect of Administrative Procedure on Environmental Policy Implementation: A Comparative State Study."

Positions Held:

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Chair, Department of Political Science, August 1996-Present)

Professor of Political Science (1994-Present)

Associate Professor of Political Science (1984-1993)

MPA Director (1984-1991)

Assistant Professor of Political Science (1978-1983)

Teaching Experience:

Courses Taught:

Techniques of Analysis in Administrative Systems

Theory and Scope of Public Administration (grad. seminar)

Introduction to Political Science

Public Policy Planning

Citizen Representation in Policy Making

Administrative Law

Organization Theory

Interest Groups and Public Policy (grad. seminar)

Scope and Methods of Political Science (grad. seminar)

Graduate Research Directed:

Ph.D. Committee Chair for Joan Wells, who received her

Ph.D. in Political Science in 1991.

M.A. Committee Chair for George Lundy, John Schaaf

Member of several Ph.D. Committees in Political Science and

Administrative Leadership

PUBLICATIONS:

Marcus E. Ethridge, "Agency Responses to Citizen Participation Requirements: An Analysis of the Tennessee Experience," Midwest Review of Public Administration, Vol. 14 (June 1980), pp. 95-104.

Marcus E. Ethridge, "Legislative-Administrative Interactions as 'Intrusive Access': An Empirical Analysis," Journal of Politics, Vol. 43 (May 1981), pp. 473-492.

Richard Bingham and Marcus E. Ethridge, eds., Reaching Decisions in Public Policy and Administration: Methods and Applications, Richard Bingham, co-editor (New York: Longman, 1982). Also, an essay, written by Ethridge, entitled, "The Place of Analysis in Public Decisions," included in this volume.

Marcus E. Ethridge, "Judicialized Procedures in Regulatory Policy Implementation: An Empirical Analysis of Policy Consequences," Law and Policy Quarterly, Vol. 4 (January 1982), pp. 119-136.

Marcus E. Ethridge, "The Policy Impact of Citizen Participation Procedure: A Comparative State Study," American Politics Quarterly, Vol. 10, (October 1982), pp. 489-509.

Marcus E. Ethridge, "Regulatory Policy Administration and Agency-Citizen Linkages in Southern States: Some Hypotheses and an Exploratory Analysis," in Studies in Contemporary Southern Political Attitudes and Behavior, Tod Baker, Laurence Moreland, and Robert Steed, eds. (New York: Praeger, 1982), pp. 268-285.

Marcus E. Ethridge and William Neenan, "Cooperation and Competition Among Localities," in Urban Economic Development, Richard D. Bingham and John Blair, eds. (Beverly Hills: Sage, 1984).

Marcus E. Ethridge, "The Legislative Role in Implementation: A Study of Policy Consequences in Three States," Legislative Studies Quarterly, Vol. 9 (February 1984), pp. 161-178.

PUBLICATIONS (con'd)

Marcus E. Ethridge, "A Political-Institutional Interpretation of Legislative Oversight Mechanisms and Behavior," Polity, Vol. 17 (Winter 1984), pp. 340-359.

Marcus E. Ethridge, Legislative Participation in Implementation: Policy Through Politics (New York: Praeger, 1985).

Marcus E. Ethridge, "Procedures for Citizen Involvement in Environmental Policy: An Assessment of Policy Effects," in Jack DeSario and Stuart Langton, eds., Citizen Participation in Public Decision-Making (Westport, CT.: Greenwood Press, 1986.)

Marcus E. Ethridge, "Collective Action, Public Policy, and Class Conflict," Western Political Quarterly, Vol. 40 (December 1987), pp. 575-592.

Marcus E. Ethridge, "Government Administration" and "Taxing and Spending" in The Encyclopedia of Southern Culture, Charles R. Wilson, ed. (Chapel Hill, N.C.: University of North Carolina Press, 1989).

Marcus E. Ethridge, The Political Research Experience (New York: M.E. Sharpe, 1990.)

Marcus E. Ethridge, "Minority Power and Madisonianism," American Journal of Political Science, Vol. 35 (May, 1991), pp. 335-356.

Marcus E. Ethridge, "Equality and Responsive Institutions: Elements of A General Model," Political Research Quarterly, Vol. 46 (March 1993), pp. 157-177.

Marcus E. Ethridge and Stephen Percy, "A New Kind of Public

Policy Encounters Disappointing Results: Implementation of Learnfare in Wisconsin," Public Administration Review, Vol. 53, #4 (July/August 1993), pp. 340-347.

Marcus E. Ethridge and Howard Handelman, Politics in a Changing World (New York: St. Martin's Press, 1994).

Marcus E. Ethridge, The Political Research Experience, 2nd Ed. (Guilford, CT.: Dushkin Publishing Group, 1994).

Book Reviews:

Marcus E. Ethridge, REVIEW of Vincent Ostrom, The Intellectual Crisis in American Public Administration, 2nd Ed. (Tuscaloosa, AL.: University of Alabama Press, 1989), in American Review of Public Administration, Vol. 19, #3 (September 1989), pp. 249-252.

Marcus E. Ethridge, REVIEW of Peter L. Strauss, An Introduction to Administrative Justice in the United States (Durham, N.C., Carolina Academic Press, 1989), in American Review of Public Administration, Vol. 19, #4 (December 1989), pp. 330-332.

Marcus E. Ethridge, REVIEW of Cornell W. Clayton, The Politics of Justice: The Attorney General and the Making of Legal Policy (Armonk, N.Y.: M.E. Sharpe, 1992), in American Review of Public Administration, Vol. 23 (forthcoming 1993).

Marcus E. Ethridge, REVIEW of Lynn, Laurence E. Public Management as Art, Science, and Profession (Chatham, N.J.: Chatham House, 1996), in Choice, July/August 1996.

Research in Progress:

Completing work on a book-length manuscript currently entitled The Anti-Constitutional Spirit: Progressivism, Rent-Seeking, and the Legal Foundations of American Government.

Continuing additional work on analysis of implementation of Learnfare in Wisconsin.

Completing work on an article-length manuscript on the problem of institutions and representation.

Participation in Professional Conferences:

Paper presented at the 1979 Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Association, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, November 3-5.

Paper presented at the 1980 Citadel Symposium on Southern Politics, Charleston, South Carolina, March 28-30.

Discussant, Panel on Legislative Oversight, 1980 Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, April 25-27.

Paper presented at the 1981 Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Cincinnati, April 24-26.

Participation in Professional Conferences: (con'd)

Discussant, Panel on Federal Block Grants, 1982 Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Association, Atlanta, October 28-30.

Paper presented at the 1983 Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Association, Birmingham, Alabama, November 2-4.

Section Chair, Annual Meeting of the 1985 Southern Political Science Association, Nashville, November 6-8.

Paper presented at the 1986 Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Association, Atlanta, November 6-8.

Paper presented at the 1987 Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, Chicago, September 2-6.

Paper presented at the 1988 Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, April 24-26.

Chair, Panel on Political Economy, 1989 Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, April.

Paper presented at 1992 Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, April, co-authored with Stephen Percy.

Paper presented at the 1995 Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, April.

Public Sector and Outreach Activities:

Authored report on alternative "inter-local coordination mechanisms" for GOALS/2000, an association of public officials, planners, and private citizens in Milwaukee. Report published February, 1983.

Participated in University of Wisconsin-Extension Seminars for county and city officials on Regulatory Politics, Policy Analysis, and Citizen Participation, 1981-1983.

Lectured on "Legislative-Administrative Processes," in a special educational program for the Eastern Region of the Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, November, 1983.

Public Sector and Outreach Activities: (con’d)

Consultant on Administrative Process of "Learnfare" Program in Wisconsin, Employment and Training Institute, UW-Milwaukee, 1990.

Other Professional Activities:

Attended Summer Program of the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research, University of Michigan, 1979.

Manuscript Reviews:

Journal of Politics

American Political Science Review

American Journal of Political Science

Western Political Quarterly

Polity

Major Administrative Assignments:

Director, Master of Public Administration Program,

1984-1991.

Chair, Course and Curriculum Committee, Department

of Political Science, 1989-90.

Academic Planning Committee, College of Letters

and Science, 1985-1988 (Chair, 1987-88).

Executive Committee, Division of Social Sciences,

College of Letters and Science, 1989-1991; 1996-Present.

Course and Curriculum Committee, 1992-1993; 1994-present.

Faculty Appeals and Grievance Committee, 1995-96

Chair, Department of Political Science, August 1996-present

Awards:

Nominated for University Teaching Award, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1989; 1994.

Prepared: February 1997