Michael Morgan

McCoy Associate Professor
BA-Political Science, Marietta College (2010); MA-Political Science, University of Kentucky (2014); Ph.D.-Political Science, University of Kentucky (2015)
Year Appointed
Courses - Fall
  • Introduction to World Politics
  • Political Systems of Developing Nations
  • Scope of Political Science
Courses - Spring
  • Introduction to World Politics
  • International Relations
  • Research Methods


Dr. Michael Morgan teaches courses in International Relations, Comparative Politics, and research methods. He also serves as one of the sponsors of the Marietta College Model United Nations team. His current research focuses on how domestic political factors influence the United States' ability to shape the policies of both its allies and adversaries. In 2020, he received the Edward G. Harness Outstanding Educator Award. In 2021, he received the Outstanding Faculty Award from the Student Government Association. In 2022 he was named a McCoy Professor.