Thomas E. Sowers II

Thomas Sowers II

Department Chair and Associate Professor 
Director, Core Curriculum and Quality Assessment

Ph.D., The Florida State University

Biography Vitae

Author and co-author of numerous peer-reviewed publications including:
  • “Bones of Contention: Comparing Territorial, Maritime and River Issues,” with Paul Hensel, Sara McLaughlin Mitchell, and Clayton Thyne, in Journal of Conflict Resolution
  • “Conflict Management of Riparian Disputes: A Regional Comparison of Dispute Resolution,” with Paul Hensel, Sara McLaughlin Mitchell, in Political Geography
  • “Race, Roll-Off, and Racial Transition: The Influence of Political Change on Racial Group Voter Roll-Off in Urban Elections,” with James Vanderleeuw Social Science Quarterly
  • “The Role of EDCs in Local Economic Development: Evidence from Texas Cities” with James Vanderleeuw, Chris Jarmon, and Michael Pennington, in Economic Development Quarterly
  • "Economic Development Perspective and City Leadership,“ with James Vanderleeuw, Chris Jarmon, Michael Pennington, and Terri Davis, in Urban Studies Research