Chair and MPA Coordinator
Ph.D., UC Riverside
American Politics, International Relations, Public Administration
Dr. McCuan joined the faculty of SSU in Fall 2003. His expertise rests in two broad areas - American politics and International Relations. His doctorate was granted from the University of California - Riverside in 2002.
He does research in two areas – state and local elections; and the study of terrorism. His teaching responsibilities include courses in both international and national politics, international security and terrorism, state and local politics, campaigns and elections, and political behavior.
Dr. McCuan was a Fulbright Teaching Scholar in 2009-2010, working in the Department of International Relations and European Studies, Masaryk University, Czech Republic where he taught courses in US National Security Policy, Terrorism, and US Foreign Policy.