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Related Faculty/Staff

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Lecturer in Policy Writing
Email:
bchimera@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 764-5488
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Lecturer in Public Policy
Email:
gjhills@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-6998
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Lecturer in Expository Writing
Email:
morsedl@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-1779
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Lecturer in Policy Writing
Email:
ralpha@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-4260
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Writing Instructor
Email:
mollysp@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 615-4260

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PUBPOL 510.006
Introduction to Policy Writing
Fall
2020
U-M Class#: 
22210
Credits: 
0.5
Instructor: 
Section: 
06
Days: 
Tu
Time: 
1:00pm - 2:20pm
Location: 
2120 WEILL
PUBPOL 521.001
Introduction to Policy Writing
Fall
2020
U-M Class#: 
22205
Credits: 
0.5
Instructor: 
Section: 
001
Days: 
Tu
Time: 
11:30am - 12:50pm
Location: 
2120 WEILL
PUBPOL 521.002
Introduction to Policy Writing
Fall
2020
U-M Class#: 
22206
Credits: 
0.5
Instructor: 
Section: 
002
Days: 
Th
Time: 
11:30am - 12:50pm
Location: 
2120 WEILL
PUBPOL 521.003
Introduction to Policy Writing
Fall
2020
U-M Class#: 
22207
Credits: 
0.5
Instructor: 
Section: 
003
Days: 
Tu
Time: 
11:30am - 12:50pm
Location: 
2120 WEILL
PUBPOL 521.004
Introduction to Policy Writing
Fall
2020
U-M Class#: 
22208
Credits: 
0.5
Instructor: 
Section: 
004
Days: 
Th
Time: 
11:30am - 12:50pm
Location: 
2120 WEILL
PUBPOL 521.005
Introduction to Policy Writing
Fall
2020
U-M Class#: 
22209
Credits: 
0.5
Instructor: 
Section: 
005
Days: 
W
Time: 
2:30pm - 3:50pm
Location: 
2120 WEILL
PUBPOL 521.007
Introduction to Policy Writing
Fall
2020
U-M Class#: 
22211
Credits: 
0.5
Instructor: 
Section: 
007
Days: 
W
Time: 
2:30pm - 3:50pm
Location: 
2120 WEILL
PUBPOL 521.008
Introduction to Policy Writing
Fall
2020
U-M Class#: 
22212
Credits: 
0.5
Instructor: 
Section: 
008
Days: 
Tu
Time: 
1:00pm - 2:20pm
Location: 
2120 WEILL
PUBPOL 521.009
Introduction to Policy Writing
Fall
2020
U-M Class#: 
22920
Credits: 
0.5
Instructor: 
Section: 
009
Days: 
Th
Time: 
1:00pm - 2:20pm
Location: 
2120 WEILL
PUBPOL 521.010
Introduction to Policy Writing
Fall
2020
U-M Class#: 
22921
Credits: 
0.5
Instructor: 
Section: 
010
Days: 
F
Time: 
11:30am - 12:50pm
Location: 
2120 WEILL
PUBPOL 521.011
Introduction to Policy Writing
Fall
2020
U-M Class#: 
22922
Credits: 
0.5
Instructor: 
Section: 
011
Days: 
Th
Time: 
4:00pm - 5:20pm
Location: 
2120 WEILL
PUBPOL 521.012
Introduction to Policy Writing
Fall
2020
U-M Class#: 
23481
Credits: 
0.5
Instructor: 
Section: 
012
Days: 
Th
Time: 
4:00pm - 5:20pm
Location: 
2120 WEILL
PUBPOL 522
Writing Effectively for Public Policy
Fall
2020
U-M Class#: 
29905
Credits: 
1
Instructor: 
Section: 
001
Days: 
M
Time: 
2:30pm - 3:50pm
Location: 
2120 WEILL
PUBPOL 522
Writing Effectively for Public Policy
Fall
2020
U-M Class#: 
29906
Credits: 
1
Instructor: 
Section: 
002
Days: 
F
Time: 
12:00pm - 1:20pm
Location: 
2215 WEILL
PUBPOL 300
Persuasive Policy Writing
Winter
2020
U-M Class#: 
25721
Credits: 
3
Instructor: 
Section: 
001
Days: 
Tu / Th
Time: 
10:00am - 11:20am
Location: 
1210 WEILL
PUBPOL 521.001
Introduction to Policy Writing
Winter
2020
U-M Class#: 
21763
Credits: 
0.5
Instructor: 
Section: 
001
Days: 
W
Time: 
2:30pm - 3:50pm
Location: 
2120 WEILL
PUBPOL 521.002
Introduction to Policy Writing
Winter
2020
U-M Class#: 
25934
Credits: 
0.5
Instructor: 
Section: 
002
Days: 
Th
Time: 
1:00pm - 2:20pm
Location: 
2120 WEILL
PUBPOL 521.003
Introduction to Policy Writing
Winter
2020
U-M Class#: 
29464
Credits: 
0.5
Instructor: 
Section: 
003
Days: 
F
Time: 
10:00am - 11:20am
Location: 
2120 WEILL
PUBPOL 495.001
Policy Seminar: Crime & Public Policy
Fall
2019
U-M Class#: 
18597
Credits: 
4
Instructor: 
Section: 
001
Days: 
M / W
Time: 
1:00pm - 2:20pm
Location: 
1220 WEILL
PUBPOL 495.002
Policy Seminar: Global Financial Markets, Crises, and Policies
Fall
2019
U-M Class#: 
19119
Credits: 
4
Instructor: 
Section: 
002
Days: 
M / W
Time: 
8:30am - 9:50am
Location: 
1210 WEILL