The Department of Government
The Department of Government

Janice May

Professor EmeritusPh.D., University of Minnesota



Professor May's fields of study are American Government and Public Law, with an emphasis on comparative state politics (U.S.), the Texas political system, and state constitutions and state constitutional law. Much of her research has focused on civil rights, political participation, amending constitutions and state constitutional revision. Author of numerous articles and several books, she has contributed regulary to The Book of States since 1982. Active in civic affairs she has served on two Texas Constitutional Revision Commissions.

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    The University of Texas at Austin
    158 W 21st ST STOP A1800
    Batts Hall 2.116
    Austin, TX 78712-1704