Renee Scherlen

Dr. Renee Scherlen has a Ph.D from the University of Texas, Austin in political science. Her research focuses primarily on Latin America, US foreign policy, and the war on drugs. In the past she has taught courses on gender and politics and gender and international relations. She includes gender perspective in all of her classes. Gender-related research has included articles and papers on NAFTA and sexual harassment law and gender differences in the use of Twitter by politicians. She is currently the Vice President of SPSAWomen, an organization within the Southern Political Science Association for women within the organization.


Title: Professor of Political Science

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-6094