Charles R. Shipan
J. Ira and Nicki Harris Professor of Social Sciences, Professor of Political Science, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts and Professor of Public Policy, Ford School of Public Policy
 
Phone:
(734) 615-6929
Fax:
(734) 763-9181
             
735 S. State St. #4128
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-3091
E-mail: 
cshipan@umich.edu
  View Charles Shipan's CV PDF Document
Research and Teaching Interests:
Health
Politics, Institutions & Processes: State & Local
Politics, Institutions & Processes: National
 
Bio:
Charles R. Shipan is the J. Ira and Nicki Harris Professor of Social Sciences, Professor of Political Science, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts and Professor of Public Policy, Ford School of Public Policy. Prior to joining the faculty at Michigan, Shipan served on the faculty at the University of Iowa and held positions as a research fellow at the Brookings Institution, and a Visiting Research Fellow at Trinity College in Dublin. He is the author of Designing Judicial Review and coauthor of Deliberate Discretion? and has written numerous articles and book chapters on political institutions and public policy. He is currently engaged in a large-scale study of antismoking laws in U.S. states and cities and an examination of why some public policies have longer lives than others. Shipan received a B.A. in chemistry from Carleton College and an M.A. and Ph.D. in political science from Stanford University.