Department of Political Science

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Bridgett King, Department of Political Science

Published on Nov 02, 2018

Faculty spotlight: Dr. Bridgett King is an assistant professor in the Department of Political Science and Director of the Master of Public Administration program. She teaches state and local government class at the undergraduate level, and policy analysis, diversity, and state politics at the graduate level. 

King is a former psychology major who took on a summer internship that changed her life's course. Learn more about her career path and her involvement in the Election Center. Auburn University and The Election Center, which is a non-profit based in Katy, TX, have had a working arrangement since the 1980s. There are only two graduate programs in the nation that have certificates in election administration and one of them is housed right here at Auburn University.