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Northwest Missouri State University

Richard Fulton

Richard Fulton



62 Valk


660.562.1241 (fax)

Joined Northwest in 1973



  • Ph.D., University of Connecticut
  • M.A., University of Connecticut
  • B.A., Knox College

Courses Taught

  • American government
  • State and Local Government
  • Missouri Politics
  • Comparative Government
  • Propaganda in the Movies
  • Transnational Politics
  • Modern Western Political Theory
  • Early Western Political Theory
  • Senior Seminar

Academic Interests

  • All levels of government
  • International politics (governments and international organizations)
  • Missouri government and politics
  • Faculty Evaluation Process (head current committee to find new system)

Scholarly Activity

  • Understanding Missouri's Constitutional Government (U. Missouri Press, 2010). With Jerry Brekke.
  • The WTO Primer: Tracing Trade's Visible Hand through Case Studies (Palgrave/Macmillan, 2007). With Kevin Buterbauh.

Student Group Advisement

  • Political Science Club

Other Professional Experiences

  • Moderator of Statewide Missouri London Program (2005-2010)
  • Northwest Representative , State Board Missouri London Program (1985- )
  • Liaison Board, The Washington Center (1995- )
  • President, Faculty Senate (2010-2011)
  • Member, Liberian Studies Association
  • Led Study Abroad in London, to Russia