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Michele M. Hoyman

Job Title: 
Associate Professor of Political Science
Phone: 
919.962.6867
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Michele Hoyman received her Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Michigan in 1978. After graduating, she went on to become a faculty member at the University of Illinois Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations, where she taught labor-related subjects and research methods from 1978 to 1981. She then went to the University of Missouri–St. Louis where she taught public sector personnel,  public policy and public administration. Teaching at UNC Chapel Hill since 1999, Dr. Hoyman has been an Associate Professor of Political Science and an adjunct faculty member in the Master of Public Administration Program. She has also been a professional labor arbitrator since 1987. Her current research areas of interest include economic development, social capital, and labor relations. She has published in Public Administration Review, Economic Development Quarterly, and Industrial and Labor Relations Review. For more information on Dr. Hoyman’s work, please view her website.