Eugene Hickock

Eugene Hickok taught political science and law at Dickinson College and the Dickinson School of Law for many years before entering public service. An award-winning teacher, he has published numerous books and articles on topics related to the Constitution, the presidency, Congress, and the courts. His commentary has appeared in such publications as The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, The Chronicle of Higher Education, and Education Week. He served as Pennsylvania’s secretary of education under Governor Tom Ridge and the U.S. deputy secretary of education under President George W. Bush. His most recent publications are Schoolhouse of Cards and Why States? The Challenge of Federalism.

Topics:
The Presidency and the Constitution
Congress and the Constitution
The Judiciary and the Constitution
Federalism
Education Policy and Politics