Donna Bahry

Donna Bahry

Professor Emerita of Political Science

313 Pond Lab
University Park , PA 16802
Office Phone: (814) 865-1890

Office Hours:

  • Tuesday and Thursdays, 2:00 - 4:00 pm
  • or by appointment

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Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 1977. Before coming to Penn State in 2003, she was a faculty member at Vanderbilt University, University of California (Davis), and New York University. Her research addresses issues of political attitudes and behavior, ethnicity and federalism in post-Soviet states. She is the author of Outside Moscow: Power, Politics and Budgetary Policy in the Soviet Republics (Columbia University Press, 1987); and of articles in Comparative Politics, the American Political Science Review, The Journal of Politics, Comparative Political Studies, Electoral Studies, Europe-Asia Studies, and other journals. Her teaching includes graduate courses in comparative politics and in post-communist transitions, and undergraduate courses on Soviet and post-Soviet politics and on democratization.