Lisa Nelson


Lisa Nelson

Lisa Nelson, associate professor, Political Science, and coordinator, Masters in Public Administration program, was named president of the Western Social Science Association (WSSA) on April 24 at the annual conference in Salt Lake City, Utah. The purpose of the WSSA is to foster professional study, advance research and promote the teaching of the social sciences. Membership currently totals more than 600 individuals and there are more than 30 sections and affiliated groups. The WSSA is the sponsor of The Social Science Journal.