Field of Focus
  • Decision, Risk and Management Science
  • Political Science
Area of Expertise
Public Policy
  • B.A. Government, Louisiana State University, Government, LA, USA, 1968
  • M.A. Government, Louisiana State University, LA, USA, 1970
  • Ph.D. Political Science, University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA, 1975

Dr. Arnold Vedlitz is holder of the Bob Bullock Chair in Government and Public Policy and Director of the Institute for Science, Technology and Public Policy in the George Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University. He serves as Division Head of the Technology and Policy Division of the Texas Engineering Experiment Station in the Texas A&M University System.

His teaching and research focus on science and technology policy, environmental policy, climate change, minority politics, domestic public policy, inter-group conflict, American political behavior, urban politics, and political psychology.