Elizabeth A.E. Garbrah-Aidoo

Virginia Union University
History/Political Science

5020 Cedar Fork Terrace
Richmond, VA
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Dr. A. E. Elizabeth Garbrah-Aidoo is currently an Associate Professor in the History/Political Science Department; and was also the Chair (2006-2009) of the Department of Political Science and Public Administration at Virginia Union University, Richmond, VA. She was a professor of Political Science and the Acting Director of the Institute for Teaching Excellence (ITE) at Reinhardt College in Waleska, Georgia before her appointment at VUU. Dr. Garbrah-Aidoo earned her Ph.D. and Masters Degree in Political Science at the University of Houston, Texas; an MBA at LaGrange College, Georgia; and a B.S. in Agriculture at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology, Ghana. She was a Senior Fulbright Scholar (1999/2000) at Cairo University in Egypt. Dr. Garbrah-Aidoo was also recommended in 2004 by CIES for a Fulbright Scholar program to lecture and conduct research at the University of Ghana, West Africa. In March 2004, she and three other team members received a Fulbright Hays/Department of Education award for a proposal they submitted from Reinhardt College to participate in seminars in China during the summer of 2005. She presented a paper from that experience at the 20th World Congress of the International Political Science Association (IPSA) in Fukuoka, Japan in July 2006.

Substantive Focus:
Health Policy
Science and Technology Policy
Social Policy
Comparative Public Policy

Theoretical Focus:
Policy Process Theory
Agenda-Setting, Adoption, and Implementation
Policy Analysis and Evaluation