Scott Roulier

Scott Roulier
Scott Roulier received his Ph.D. in government from the University of Virginia and currently occupies the David Trimble Chair of Political Philosophy at Lyon College.  He teaches a wide variety of courses in the areas of political theory, constitutional law, and American Politics and was the 2005 Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching/CASE Arkansas Professor of the Year.  He is also the author of two books and an avid cycler in the Ozarks.

Recent Essays

Civic Muscle: A Political Physiology

Civic muscle describes a citizen-centered democracy, where citizens themselves, viewed as agents of change and not mere voters, assume much of the responsibility for the quality of our public life.