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Mike Potter

Dr. Mike Potter

Office: 105 Bowen Hall
Phone: (662) 325-2711
Email: mp2146@msstate.edu


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            Michael Ross Potter is an Assistant Professor at Mississippi State University. Before joining MSU, he served as graduate director for the Masters of Public Administration at the University of Wyoming and as an Assistant professor at Appalachian State University. In his professional career, he worked for the West Virginia State Legislature and the American Bankers Association. He completed his B.A. at West Virginia University and his M.P.A and Ph.D. in Public Administration and Public Affairs from the Center for Public Administration and Policy at Virginia Tech. He has authored a monograph with Lexington Books and has published articles in Administration & Society, Public Integrity, the International Journal of Public Administration, Global Virtue Ethics Review, and Public Administration Research. He has also contributed several book chapters to edited volumes (published by ABC-CLIO and Benemerita Universidad Autonoma de Puebla Press). His research interests focus on ethics and regulatory policy. Mike is a native of Waynesboro, VA and in his free-time enjoys playing the banjo, fishing, and spending time with his wife (Trisha), two kids, dog, and guinea pigs.

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Department of Political Science
and Public Administration
Department Phone: 662.325.2711
Department Fax: 662.325.2716
Mailing Address: P. O. Box PC
Mississippi State University, MS 39762
Department Office: 105 Bowen Hall
Email address:polscipubadm@pspa.msstate.edu