Department of History, Political Science and Economics


Professor Meg Rincker Honored for Outstanding Teaching

Associate Professor of Political Science Meg Rincker received the university’s 2014-15 Outstanding Faculty Award for Teaching at the Faculty Convocation on Wednesday, August 19.  Professor Rincker was selected by her peers as the recipient of this high award.

Professor Rincker joined Purdue University Calumet in 2008 as Assistant Professor of Political Science.  She was promoted to Associate Professor in August 2014.  Her teaching interests include International Relations,  Comparative Politics, European and Russian Politics, and Gender and Politics. Professor Rincker also teaches International Organizations, an experiential learning course featuring student participation in the four-day long  American Model United Nations International Conference in Chicago, Illinois.

We congratulate Professor Rincker and wish her much success as she continues her career at Purdue Calumet!