Peri E. Arnold
RankRegular Faculty - Professor
B.A., Roosevelt University
Ph.D, University of Chicago
Research and Teaching Interests
The presidency, American political development, public administration and public policy.
Graduate programs in public policy/public administration
Arnold is the author of MAKING THE MANAGERIAL PRESIDENT, which won the 1987 Brownlow Book Award of the National Academy of Public Administration, and REMAKING THE PRESIDENCY: ROOSEVELT, TAFT and WILSON, chosen as "an outstanding academic title" for 2010 by CHOICE MAGAZINE. Arnold is also author of a number of articles and book chapters. His research has been supported by the Ford Foundation and the American Council of Learned Societies. He is a fellow of the National Academy of Public Administration. Arnold's current research focuses on ethnic communities and political leadership in the consolidation of Chicago's Democratic machine.
Office: 418 Decio Hall
Department of Political Science
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Notre Dame, IN 46556