Denise Keele

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Denise Keele
Associate Professor of Political Science and and Environmental and Sustainability Studies
(269) 387-5686
3426 Friedmann Hall, Mail Stop 5346
Mailing address: 
Department of Political Science
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5346 USA
Office hours: 
By appointment.
  • Ph.D., Environmental and Natural Resource Policy, University at Buffalo (SUNY-ESF), 2006
Teaching interests: 
  • Environmental law
  • Environmental policy
  • Political ecology
Research interests: 
  • The courts' impact on administrative agencies
  • USDA Forest Service

Dr. Denise Keele, associate professor of political science and environmental studies at Western Michigan University, received her Ph.D. in environment and natural resource policy from SUNY-ESF in 2006. She previously taught at the University of Illinois-Springfield. Her publications range from applied policy studies in the Journal of Forestry to judicial behavior studies in the Journal of Empirical Legal Studies.