Erin K. Melton

Assistant Professor

Department of Public Policy


B.S., Lincoln University, Religion and Political Science, 2006
Ph.D., Texas A&M University, Political Science, 2011

Teaching & Research Interests

Public management
Public administration
Policy analysis
Program evaluation
Race and ethnic politics
Latino politics
Political behavior

Dr. Erin Melton

Erin K. Melton is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Public Policy. She earned her Ph.D. from Texas A&M University. Dr. Melton researches race and ethnic politics in public administration and public policy. She has published work assessing the ways organizations contend with contextual differences, such as diversity among employees or the presence of public managers who are racial or ethnic minorities.

Erin Melton
Contact Information
Phone(959) 200-3854
Fax(860) 246-0334
Curriculum Vitae melton-cv-fall2013
Office LocationHartford Times Building, Room 413
CampusHartford Campus