Dr. Loree Bykerk
Professor - Department Chairperson
Arts & Science Hall, 275A
University of Nebraska at Omaha
Tel: (402) 554-3613
Fax: (402) 554-4860
Fall 2013 Office Hours: Tuesday 2:30 to 4:00 p.m., Wednesday 1:00 to 3:30 p.m., Thursday 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., and by appointment
Dr. Bykerk received her Ph.D. from Columbia University.
A native Nebraskan, her extensive travel both in the U.S. and abroad inform her teaching and research. Her insights on local, state, and national politics frequently appear in the local and national media.
UNO Circle of Omicron Delta Kappa, 2004, 2004
Omicron Delta Kappa
Alumni Excellence in Teaching Award, 2001, 2001
University of Nebraska
Alumni Association Excellence in Teaching Award in the Social Sciences, 1997
UNO Alumni Association
|PSCI 1100||Introduction to American National Government|
|PSCI 2310||Introduction to Political Theory|
|PSCI 3170 /8175||Interest Groups|
|PSCI 3340/8345||American Political Thought|
|PSCI 4340/8346||Contemporary Political Theory|
|PSCI 4950||Senior Seminar in Political Science|
|PSCI 8040||Seminar in American Government and Politics|
|PSCI 8300||Seminar in Political Theory|
Dr. Bykerk's research focuses on interest groups and public policy. Her research includes recent articles on consumer protection polify in national politics and lobbying under condidtions of unorthodox lawmaking and intense partisanship. She is also research civic education issues related to the Nebraska Civic Leadership Program.