Faculty

Dr. David Reilly

Chair of International Studies

Phone:
716.286.8088
Office Location:
Timon Hall, Room 117

Dr. Reilly is the director of international studies and chair of the Department of Political Science. He works with spatial analytic techniques to better understand why some states fail, how governments democratize, why leaders choose to repress or protect human rights and why countries go to war.  Raised on a horse farm in New Hampshire,...

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Dr. Jamie Pimlott

Phone:
(716) 286-8337
Fax:
716-286-8079
Office Location:
118 TImon Hall
Fax:
716-286-8079

Born in New Brunswick, Canada, Dr. Pimlott moved to North Central Florida with her parents when she was 9. While attending graduate school, she taught history and political science at both Central Florida Community College and Santa Fe College. During her last few semesters of graduate school, she also taught her own courses in Political Behavior...

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Dr. Christopher Lee

Phone:
(716) 286-8280
Office Location:
Timon Hall office 120

Chris Lee is an Associate Professor of Comparative Politics; he received his Ph.D. from the University of California, Riverside in 2001. He worked for the University of Minnesota before joining the faculty at Niagara University in fall 2006. Dr. Lee’s teaching and research interests include Latin American politics, African politics, political conflict and violence, human rights,...

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Dr. Peter Baxter

Phone:
(716) 286-8083
Fax:
(716) 286-8079
Office Location:
122 Timon Hall
Office Hours:
MF 8-10, 12:15-1:15; W 8-10
Fax:
(716) 286-8079

Raised in southern New York's Hudson Valley, Dr. Peter J. Baxter pursued his degree work at the University at Buffalo where he received two undergraduate degrees, a Master's, a Juris Doctorate, and a Ph.D. His greatest interest is in effective teaching and advisement across majors and colleges. Voted one of the 10 best academic advisers...

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Dr. John Stranges

Phone:
716-286-8471
Fax:
716-286-8451
Office Location:
Room 11,Marian House
Office Hours:
Monday 1:00 - 4:00 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday 3: 30 - 5:00 p.m.
Fax:
716-286-8451

John B. Stranges is University Professor at Niagara University. He began his career at Niagara in 1968, and served consecutively as a faculty member, department chair, Academic Vice President, and as the instituion's first University Professor. During his long tenure as chief academic officer, the university underwent a major expansion of its academic programs and professional...

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