Professor of Political Science
Susan Haire received her PhD in political science from the University of South Carolina. Her doctoral research on the U.S. Courts of Appeals was recognized as the best dissertation in public law by the American Political Science Association. Haire joined UGA’s Department of Political Science in 1995 where she teaches undergraduate and graduate courses that focus on American courts, gender, and research methods. An affiliated faculty member with Women’s Studies, she also serves as Director of Criminal Justice Studies, an interdisciplinary undergraduate degree program at UGA.