Name:  Michael Lipscomb
Title:  Professor of Political Science; Director of the Honors Program 
Education:  Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
M.A., Political Science, Virginia Tech
B.A., English Literature, University of Richmond
B.A., Political Science, Virginia Commonwealth University
Office:  336 Bancroft Hall   
Phone:  803/323-4666
Area(s):  Modern and Contemporary Political Theory, Critical Theory, Feminist Theory, Environmental Politics and Political Theory


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Dr. Lipscomb is a professor of political science at Winthrop, where he teaches political theory and environmental politics. At present he is working on a book about the relationship between the constructed tempos of modern life and the experiential sensibilities that underwrite various commitments to environmental politics. His work has appeared in New German Critique and Administrative Theory and Praxis. He also is co-author of Breastfeeding Rights in the United States (Praeger, 2007) with Karen M. Kedrowski. As a teacher, Lipscomb is committed to helping students build the concrete analytical and presentation skills that will help them flourish both economically and as a citizen.