I study political institutions and public policy with a particular focus on the environment and public lands. I emphasize the American context, but am also interested in comparative analysis. My field work generally involves research trips to national parks and rivers, good work if you can get it.


Courses at the Undergraduate Level

Fall 2012: American Politics Syllabus (PDF)
Spring 2014: Environmental and Energy Issues Syllabus (PDF)

Courses at the Graduate Level

American Political Institutions






Professor William Lowry
Department of Political Science
Washington University

Campus Box 1063
One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130

Phone: 314/935-5821
FAX: 314/935-5856
Email: lowry@wustl.edu