Michael Fitzgerald

Professor of Political Science

Phone: 865-974-7049
E-mail: mfitzge1@utk.edu

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Michael R. Fitzgerald is an expert in American government, public policy, public administration, and mass media. Between 1984 and 2004, he served as a consultant and adjunct faculty member at the US Office of Personnel Management's executive and management programs in the United States and Europe. He teaches for the university's Institute for Public Service programs for executive and management development in state and local government. Topics of expertise: American pop culture, voting trends, and the Vietnam War