Legal Studies Faculty

Fisher faculty are dedicated, highly credentialed professionals who consistently make the advancement of scholarship in their respective fields a top priority.

Associate Professor and Director, Honors Program
Melissa Bissonette
Professor and Interim Dean, School of Arts and Sciences
Areas of Interest: Constitutional theory, judicial behavior, the legal profession, music and politics, campaigns and elections.
Jim Bowers
Associate Professor
Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Political Science and Legal Studies
Areas of Interest: International politics, American foreign policy, the U.S. Presidency, international security, political psychology and decision-making, the Middle East
Wes Renfro
Associate Professor
Clair Smith
Visiting Assistant Professor
Jane Snyder