Ward E.Y. Elliott, Ph.D.

Taught government at CMC since 1968. Former President of Coalition for Clean Air, member of smog, transportation task forces. Founder and co-director Claremont Shakespeare Clinic.


Areas of Expertise

AMERICAN CONSTITUTIONALISM, SHAKESPEARIAN WORKS, AUTHORSHIP OF , Shakespeare Authorship, Smog Policy, American Politics, Economic Incentives, Government and the Environment, Immigration Policy, American Constitutionalism, Constitutional Law, Population Policy, Representation, Smog Policy, Supreme Court, Voting Rights


Selected Research and Publications


Selected Awards and Affiliations

  • Distinguished Civilian Service Medal, 1973
  • Roy C. Crocker Prize for Merit, Claremont McKenna College, 1984
  • Honorary Member CMC Class of 1974
  • Presidential Award for Merit, Claremont McKenna College, 1999



Ward E.Y. Elliott, Ph.D.

Burnet C Wohlford Professor Of American Political Inst

Education: A.B., M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University; LL.B., University of Virginia
Department: Government
Office Hours:
  Monday, 04:00PM - 05:30PM
  Tuesday, 04:15PM - 05:30PM
Email: ward.elliott@cmc.edu
Phone: (909) 607-3649
Fax: (909) 621-8410
Address: Kravis Center 224
Website: Web Site
Curriculum Vitae: CV

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