Department of Government
Additional Positions at AU
B.A. in Political Science and Psychology from St. Michael's College, Vermont M.A. in Political Science from American University
Dillon Klepetar began a doctoral program in Government in 2009 after graduating St. Michael’s College with a BA in Political Science and Psychology. His dissertation (completion expected 2016) focuses on the agenda-setting power of losing electoral challengers in Congressional Elections. While Klepetar primarily studies American campaigns and legislative representation, he has also pursued critical research on environmental policy. He has published in peer-reviewed journals and the Washington Post.