Political Science and Public Administration

Daniel G. Barbee, PH.D.

Daniel Barbee Dr. Daniel G. Barbee

Political Science and Public Administration
Office: Business Administration Building, Room 216 
Email: daniel.barbee@uncp.edu
Phone: 910.521.6215
Fax: 910.775.4423



  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Catawba College,Salisbury, North Carolina, 1963
  • Master of Arts in Government, Lehigh University, Bethlehem,  Pennsylvania, 1968
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science, The University of  Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1975

Research Interests

  • Conflict Resolution
  • Environmental Policy and Conflict
  • Emergency Management
  • Welfare Reform


  1. Policymakers and Crisis Management: Creating Public Value in the Midst of Major Disasters
  2. Welfare Reform and Institutional Change
  3. Interdependent Leadership for Crisis Management
  4. Economic Development Task Force Facilitator- Robeson County


Undegraduate (View undergraduate course descriptions - from UNCP Catalog)

  • PSPA 100 Introduction to Political Science
  • PSPA 101 American National Government
  • PSPA 201 American State Government
  • PSPA 402 Selected Topics in American Government

Graduate (View graduate course descriptions - from UNCP Catalog)

  • PAD  5000 Leadership and Administration in Public Affairs
  • PAD  5010 Organizational Leadership Seminar
  • PAD  5380 Conflict Anaysis and Resolution
  • PAD  5600 Independent Study
  • PAD  5620 Professional Paper
  • EMG 5750 Capstone in Emergency Management
  • EMG 5800 Disaster Recovery and Sustainability


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