||College of NSS
Department of Political Science
Office: E&T 514
Dr. Andranovich received his BA from the University of Virginia's College at Wise and then went to George Mason University for his MA. After working for Prospect Industries (a commercial roofing and waterproofing company) in northern Virginia, he went to the University of California, Riverside, where he received his PhD in political science. He has worked for the US General Accounting Office and COSMOS Corp. in Washington, DC, and has taught at several universities, most recently Washington State University, before coming to Cal State LA in 1993.
Dr. Andranovich teaches and advises students in the public administration
program. He believes that learning is best accomplished through a variety
of approaches and typically uses a combination of lecture, discussion,
portfolios, and group assignments in his courses. He teaches American
government, urban politics, and public policy.
Dr. Andranovich's research interests are in urban and regional policy
making, and comparative public administration. Recent references to his
published work are provided below; all work is co-authored.
Representative Professional Activities
PhD Political Science 1984
MA Economics 1980
BA Business & Public Administration 1978
Dr. Andranovich teaches in the evenings (6-10 pm), and holds afternoon office hours (typically 3-6 pm) on days he is scheduled to teach class. Summer & Fall 2001 quarters: Mon., Tues., Wed.