We welcome the addition of Dr. Christopher Latimer who will begin in the fall as Department Chair and a professor of American Politics. Dr. Latimer brings a diverse set of interests.Dr. Latimer comes to us from Endicott College where he served as Assistant Dean of Social Science and Associate Professor of Political Science. Previous to that he was an Associate Professor of Political Science at The State University of New York @ Cortland and served as Associate Director of the Institute of Civic Engagement. In addition, he held a joint appointment in the Department of Africana Studies. He earned a PhD at The University of Albany, SUNY and a J.D. from American University: Washington College of Law.